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2 hrs ago | WYMG-FM Springfield

Gubernatorial Debates Set; No Springfield Plans

They are Oct. 9 in Peoria, hosted by PBS and the League of Women Voters; Oct. 14, hosted by the Chicago Urban League; and another in Chicago later in October, hosted by the League of Women Voters and WLS-TV.

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4 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn, left, is running for re-election against Republican Bruce Rauner.

After weeks of pressure from Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn, Republican candidate Bruce Rauner agreed to eight forums and debates including one in Lake County, but the governor slammed the choices and said his opponent is "hiding."

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4 hrs ago | CBS Local

Emanuel To Rauner: Releasing Full Tax Returns "A Rite Of Passage"

Mayor Rahm Emanuel said, as a candidate for governor, his friend Bruce Rauner should make his full income tax returns and supporting documents public.

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6 hrs ago | My FOX Chicago

Gov. Pat Quinn to raise money for ALS with another Pat Quinn

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is getting a hand from someone with a familiar name to raise money for Lou Gehrig's disease.

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6 hrs ago | Washington Times

2 Pat Quinns to raise money for ALS

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is getting a hand from someone with a familiar name to raise money for Lou Gehrig's disease.

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7 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

Rate Pat Quinn's new TV ad

The Quinn-Vallas campaign provided information showing that Rauner's former investment firm, GTCR Golden Rauner, formed a company called H-Cube in 2005, and it acquired a majority stake in Zenta in 2005.

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11 hrs ago | The Logan County Herald

Bad news for hopeful Illinoisans on jobs, economy

Numbers released today in a monthly report on jobs and employment by Bureau of Labor Statistics suggest Illinois is doing poorly - despite two recent announcements from Gov. Quinn's office highlighting a drop in unemployment and expansion of jobs in the Rockford area.

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15 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

Manufacturing news

He was asked what his thoughts were about the unfolding drama, he was asked whether Missouri's governor had asked for assistance from Illinois' National Guard and then was asked whether he would "entertain" a request from our neighboring state for National Guard deployment.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

KLTV Tyler

7 Investigates: Has hotel where an E. Texas mother was murdered upgraded their 911 system?

In the weeks following an East Texas mother's death, hotels and motels across the country sprang into action to make sure 911 was easily accessible from guest rooms.

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The Daily Gazette

Officials detail $40M Rockford jet repair facility

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn speaks at a news conference Monday at the Chicago Rockford International Airport in Rockford during the announcement of a planned 200,000 square foot jet-repair and maintenance center will run 24 hours a day when it opens.

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The Indianapolis Star

Private lottery operator just shy of revenue goal, sets record

Private lottery operator just shy of revenue goal, sets record Indiana privatized its Hoosier Lottery in 2012 Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/VDDiiN Connie Laverty O'Connor was interim CEO of GTECH Indiana in 2012, when the company rceived a contract to manage the Hoosier Lottery on a day-to-day basis.

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India.com

Emirates Airlines Starts Non-Stop Service to Chicago

Emirates, a global connector of people, places and economies, has commenced a daily nonstop passenger service to Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.

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Daily Herald

Law aims to prevent student athlete concussions

Illinois' high school coaches and athletic directors will be required to take an online concussion training course under a plan Gov. Pat Quinn signed into law Tuesday.

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Hispanic Business

$13 Minimum Wage Has Broad Support in Chicago

Aug. 19--More than 4 out of 5 voters back Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposal to significantly increase Chicago's minimum wage in the coming years, even as it remains unclear whether the plan will ever be called for a City Council vote.

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NewsBusters.org

Liberals Behaving Badly: Political Scandals the Networks Are Hiding From You

The indictment case against Republican Governor Rick Perry, that even liberals have described as "weak," is just the latest GOP controversy that the networks have jumped on to taint Republicans in this midterm election year.

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Chicago Tribune

Quinn OKs DNA tests for defendants who plead guilty

A new state law gives defendants who plead guilty a chance to use DNA evidence to clear their name if the evidence were not available during trial.

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Chicago Tribune

New laws make it easier to file nursing home complaints, donate Obama items

Senate President John Cullerton's bill to allow the state to donate items to the Obama presidential library became law today.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

RiverBender.com

Miller Criticizes Congressional Leadership

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed a $1-billion capital investment spending plan to help fund the construction of highways in July, but a number of projects remain at a standstill according to a local official.

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Daily Herald

Voters can apply online for mail ballots for Nov. 4 election

Suburban Cook County voters may now apply online for mail ballots for the Nov. 4, 2014 General Election, Cook County Clerk David Orr announced.

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WSIL

Rauner Visits Southern Illinois

Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner is wrapping up a swing through Southern Illinois.

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