The law bars concealed weapons from schools, courthouses, government buildings, libraries and public transit but churches, mosques and synagogues must post signs.
State Sen. Dan Kotowski (D-Park Ridge) says negotiations leading to the week-old concealed-carry law in Illinois left religious groups out.
The Executive Committee voted 12-3 on legislation to ban the delivery, sale or transfer of ammunition feeding devices of more than 10 rounds after emotional testimony.
Police arrested a relative who they say was sitting in the corner at a table when police arrived.
The idea of term limits is one a recent poll of Illinoisans shows is still widely supported.
The case involving Eugenia Jennings represents Obama’s first commutation. He ordered her released next month after serving 10 years of her sentence.