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A week after a federal court ruled the state of Illinois could move forward with closing a developmental center in southern Illinois, state officials said there's no timetable for shuttering it.
After graduating from Illinois' motorcycle safety class, instructors say, some students rush out and buy a monster racing bike that can go 140 mph - and they can't handle it.
Less is making Illinois' unemployment rate look better, but the Illinois Policy Institute explains that it's a distorted view.
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn has a great idea. He wants Obama to bring all the illegals to Illinois! In a state that sits at the bottom of every metric that makes a successful state-rampant unemployment, lowest job creation, highest debt, biggest pension crisis, worst business climate-Pat Quinn wants to import thousands of people who have no jobs ... (more)
Barack Obama wasn't the only beneficiary of the calamitous Bush years. Something of an industry punchline since its formation in 1996, MSNBC suddenly gained a comprehensible voice during the era, while pinning its hopes upon the inspiring senator from Illinois.
Jeremy Noelle is the Local Union Council 31 representative for the American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees.
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The House Ethics Committee said Friday that it is looking into potential ethics violations by two congressmen, Reps.
Richie Baker owns the theater in the southwest Illinois town. He tells The Southern Illinoisan that two new digital projectors are on the way at a cost of $70,000.
Further action to protect the Mahomet Aquifer - the source of drinking water for about 750,000 central Illinoisans - is imminent, Gov. Pat Quinn said Friday at a bill-signing on the University of Illinois campus.
There are privileges and hindrances in being a political incumbent. The same is true for political campaign novices.
Then-Senator Barack Obama speaks to a crowd on the campaign trail and admonishes President G. W. Bush over his use of Executive Power, and the President's avoidance of Congress.
Governor Pat Quinn Thursday announced capital investments of more than $4.7 million for construction projects Cook County.
Southern Illinois University plans to hold a special election this fall because of an error which officials say invalidated its Board of Trustees student representative election.
Gov. Quinn signed into law this week a bill that prohibits private employers from asking applicants about their criminal history prior to determining if they are qualified for the job.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 07:56 am
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