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The Latest on the Special Session in Springfield

The Illinois State Legislature gathers in Springfield today for a special session to figure out what to do about Governor Rod Blagojevich's arrest and criminal complaint.

A measure that would take away the Governor's right to appoint a U.S. Senator is at the top of lawmakers' to-do list. Impeachment is also on the table. But how likely is agreement in the already troubled Statehouse? Illinois Public Radio's Sean Crawford joins us for a preview.

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