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Study: Pension law only tweaks Illinois budget woes
Jan. 21, 2014
Illinois is still facing multi-billion dollar budget shortfalls over the next decade even after savings from the state’s new pension law are calculated.
Illinois 16th state to allow gay marriage
Nov. 20, 2013
Gov. Pat Quinn signed a bill legalizing same-sex marriage in Illinois Wednesday. Some conservative churches are already rewriting their bylaws to guard against possible lawsuits by gay rights activists.
Illinois gay marriage advocates try for GOP votes
Sep. 24, 2013
With less than a month until a possible vote to legalize same-sex marriage in Illinois, advocates are pressing for votes from an unlikely quarter: state House Republicans.
State health marketplace in limbo
Jun. 7, 2013
Legislators have little time left to decide if Illinois will establish its own marketplace, or leave it to the feds for the foreseeable future.
After fraud search, Illinois House challenger concedes
May. 1, 2012
Six weeks since the Illinois primary, Will Guzzardi says he lacks evidence to convince a court to overturn the victory of state Rep. Maria Antonia “Toni” Berrios (D-Chicago).
Door knockers seek election fraud
Apr. 30, 2012
After a close Illinois House primary, challenger Will Guzzardi says he is considering a last-minute court filing aimed at overturning the victory of Rep. Maria Antonia “Toni” Berrios (D-Chicago).
Act locally, think Broadway
Mar. 2, 2012
Listen to Jonathan Abarbanel and Kelly Kleiman discuss tax breaks for theaters on
, and Chicago Fusion Theatre's 'Las Hermanas Padillas'
Comparing Illinois' money problems to other states'
Jan. 30, 2012
The beginning of the Illinois spring legislative session kicks off Tuesday.
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