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Sunday Jul 27 | CBS Local

Politicians, Activists Hold Rally On Minimum Wage Referendum

At a rally on Sunday, Governor Pat Quinn, Senator Dick Durbin, Representatives Jan Schakowsky and Danny Davis and Mike Quigley all joined the group "Raise Illinois" to launch a new campaign, aimed at getting half a million people to pledge to vote for an increase in Illinois' minimum wage.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Dick Durbin, Pat Quinn, US Governors, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Bandera County Courier

Improving FOIA

Earlier this year, the Veterans Affairs Administration denied the Tampa Tribune's Freedom of Information Act request for the names of VA hospitals where veterans died because of delays in medical screenings.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat, Elijah Cummings, US House of Representatives

Tue Jul 15, 2014


Does Chicago Congressman Know the Difference Between 'Street Taxes' and Local Sales Taxes ?

Does gun banning Congressman Mike Quigley from Illinois' 5th Congressional District know the difference between collecting local sales taxes and collecting "street taxes" in Chicago? Could Congressman Mike Quigley understand if a bar owner felt safer owning a handgun in Chicago because someone had a job to collect "street taxes" from them and felt ... (more)


Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Mon Jul 14, 2014


SEC Clamps Down On XBRL Filing Holdouts

Advocacy groups claim 60% of public companies aren't complying with SEC requirement to file quarterly financials in structured data format.


Related Topix: Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Representative Keith Ellison, Democrat

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Quigley Announces Winner of Congressional STEM App Contest

CHICAGO, July 3 -- Rep. Mike Quigley, D-Ill. , issued the following news release: This week, U. S. Representative Mike Quigley announced Trushitha Narla as the winner of the House Student App Challenge for Illinois' 5th Congressional District.


Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Family, Brown University, Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA

Fri Jul 11, 2014

On Top Magazine

Mike Quigley: Being Gay Does Not Implicitly Make Someone An Unsafe Blood Donor

Illinois Rep. Mike Quigley, a Democrat, on Thursday called on House colleagues to support Friday's National Gay Blood Drive.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Tue Jul 01, 2014

KCRA-TV Sacramento

House ethics change sparks controversy

Watchdogs and even some members of Congress raised alarms Tuesday after learning that the House of Representatives quietly changed how lawmakers report privately funded travel worth millions of dollars a year, removing those trips from one of the most high-profile reports that members must file.


Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Nancy Pelosi, Linda Sanchez, California, John Boehner, Republican