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Longtime elected official diagnosed with blood cancer earlier this year. more

Aug 16, 2017 12:38 PM News 1 Comments

Governor’s goal is to reduce state’s prison population 25 percent by 2025. more

Aug 9, 2017 11:38 AM News

Changes aim to ensure equity among districts, governor says. more

Aug 1, 2017 10:40 AM News

Legislation would give state flag to relatives of fallen soldiers. more

Jul 28, 2017 11:36 AM News

Bill aims to assist volunteer first responders. more

Jul 25, 2017 1:12 PM News

Alton legislator sponsors bill to set up dedicated fund for Southern Illinois projects. more

Jul 19, 2017 1:31 PM News 1 Comments

State budget includes money for Line of Duty awards. more

Jul 13, 2017 2:08 PM News 1 Comments

Illinois Department of Revenue provides information for taxpayers. more

Jul 13, 2017 8:58 AM News

House enacts permanent 32 percent income tax increase in veto override vote. more

Jul 7, 2017 9:17 AM , News


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Initial review indicates material was not hazardous. more

Jul 6, 2017 2:49 PM News

Alton state representative supports legislation to meet Rauner’s demands. more

Jul 6, 2017 11:38 AM News 1 Comments

Corporate and personal income tax increases on line today in Illinois House. more

Jul 6, 2017 11:06 AM News


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Illinois House adjourns until Fourth of July. more

Jul 3, 2017 2:52 PM News

Bill would require minors be released to caregivers after DUI arrest. more

Jul 3, 2017 2:41 PM News

Rauner opposes tying emergency services to tax hike. more

Jun 30, 2017 2:01 PM News

Legislation represents effort to meet governor’s demands, Alton state representative says. more

Jun 29, 2017 10:30 AM News

Illinois has second-slowest increase in nation. more

Jun 24, 2017 6:10 PM News

Democrats say they will vote against proposal as it stands. more

Jun 21, 2017 12:09 PM , , News

Plan would cap annual spending at $36 billion for four years. more

Jun 17, 2017 6:10 PM News 1 Comments

Compromise plan includes property tax relief, job creation, term limits and spending caps, governor says. more

Jun 15, 2017 11:58 AM News


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