William Haine


Illinois Bill Would Reappoint SIU Board Of Trustees

“It’s time to reconstitute the board and have a rough geographic balance and give the Senate and the governor an opportunity to reset,” Bill Haine said.


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Battle Over Gay Adoptions Erupts in Illinois Legislature

Opponents say the legislation is an effort to undermine the state’s new civil union law.


Illinois Capitol (KMOX/File)

Alton Lawmakers Say Tax Increase Was Necessary

Beiser says the state was “due to go to junk bond status,” meaning the state could only borrow at 15 to 16 percent interest rates.