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Lawyer: Ex-Murray residents facing poor conditions
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — A lawyer fighting against the closure of a developmental center in southern Illinois says its former residents have been moved to unsafe homes.Continued ...
Judge: Ill. gov. must reinstate lawmakers' pay
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn's decision to halt legislators' pay over the state's unprecedented pension crisis is unconstitutional and the Chicago Democrat must move to reinstate salaries immediately, a judge ruled Thursday.Continued ...
6,500 Ill. veterans contribute to history project
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — State officials say thousands of Illinois veterans have contributed stories to a project that's working to preserve historical details about military members.Continued ...
Quinn releases some insurance rates for Illinois
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn's administration gave residents a partial glimpse Tuesday of what they might pay for coverage on Illinois' new health exchange, days before the online marketplace that will help form the backbone of President Barack Obama's health care law opens for business.Continued ...
Rep. Davis formally kicks off re-election bid
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis on Monday formally kicked off a re-election campaign expected to be nearly as tough as his first run for the job, with a Republican challenger standing between him and an appearance on the November 2014 ballot.Continued ...
Jackson auction stopped after authenticity issues
CHICAGO (AP) — With the authenticity of a guitar supposedly signed by Michael Jackson and Eddie Van Halen called into question, authorities pulled the plug Friday on an online auction of personal belongings forfeited by Illinois' prison-bound former congressman, Jesse Jackson Jr.Continued ...
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- Quinn says he's still focused on his day job
- Daley's exit leaves clear path for Ill. governor
- Ill. governor dubs Saturday 'George Harrison Day'
- Pricey Capitol renovations had narrow oversight
- Freshman numbers up at many Illinois universities
- Meth lab seizures down in 2012
- Prosecutor: Uncle arrested in death of niece, 7
- Gov. claims 80K jobs from foreign firms since 2009
- Ill. delegation struggles with decision on Syria
- Critics question Ill. Capitol's new $670K doors
- Capitol renovation includes $669,608 for doorways
- GOP hopeful Rauner rolls out term-limits proposal
- 'Heat days' become more common for sweaty schools
- Lawyer: Ex-Murray residents facing poor conditions