Today’s headlines — Tuesday, Aug. 6

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KMOX St. Louis News @kmoxnews3m

Mark McGwire talked last night about baseball’s steroids era, suspensions, and his Hall of Fame odds http://cbsloc.al/19KzGAA

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Tom Miller@NewsradioWJPF11m

Lt Gov Sheila Simon at 7:20AM, listen on line at http://wjpf.com

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Illinois House GOP @ilhousegop16m

Latest on our Blog: Swearing-in of new citizens a special moment for all involvedhttp://goo.gl/fb/TeBpC

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Illinois Observer @IL_Observer28m

A+? F? Audits for Illinois Department of Corrections & Toll Highway Authority are slated to be released Tuesday. #twill

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Illinews @Illinews34m

WGN Radio: Scary Two Sentence Stories and Funny Restaurant Nameshttp://bit.ly/1548ULH

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KSDK NewsChannel 5 @ksdknews40m

Macoupin County man trapped under tractor for 10 hours following farm accident.http://on.ksdk.com/170WLKk

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Illinews @Illinews54m

Jacksonville: State’s attorney not prosecuting eavesdropping chargehttp://bit.ly/13XDkyP

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In the Know Illinois @ITKIllinois55m

Get "In the Know" on Week in Review, Lab-Grown Burger & BTO! http://goo.gl/fb/QGfVu

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Ron Sandack @RonSandack1h

This entire situation encapsulates Illinois politics. And that’s a shame.http://voices.suntimes.com/early-and-often/politics/lisa-madigan-cites-no-conflict-plans-to-represent-topinka-in-legislative-pay-lawsuit-as-first-court-hearing-looms/ …

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Illinews @Illinews1h

Jacksonville: Editorial: Boating needs to be done sober http://bit.ly/153XYxH

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970 WMAY Springfield @WMAYSpringfield1h

Poe: Pension Deal May Not Come Until October http://wmay.com/wmay-news/67779

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970 WMAY Springfield @WMAYSpringfield1h

School Board to Hold Community Meeting in Superintendent Search Processhttp://wmay.com/wmay-news/67777

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Illinews @Illinews1h

WPSD: Lawsuit challenges Illinois gay marriage ban http://bit.ly/153UmM2

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Illinews @Illinews1h

NW Herald: Cost of driver’s education often depends on the district http://bit.ly/1c6AGB4

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Ron Sandack @RonSandack2h

Attorney General Lisa Madigan says there’s no conflict being on the opposite side of a political lawsuit from her… http://fb.me/HBqYmv4x

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Illinews @Illinews3h

SJ-R: Auburn mayor asks council to reconsider video gambling ban http://bit.ly/15395GU

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Illinews @Illinews4h

KFVS: Chicago police seize 4,200 illegal firearms http://bit.ly/153oAyL

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Illinews @Illinews4h

Peoria PR: With Budgets Tight, Small Towns Go Without Courthouseshttp://bit.ly/13WWkxw

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Ron Sandack @RonSandack4h

Puff piece. MT @Illinoisreport: Michigan & Illinois will share Medicaid technology system to save taxpayers …- WXYZ http://dlvr.it/3m61H8

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Illinews @Illinews4h

Southern: County will assist with health care signups http://bit.ly/1c67uKh

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Illinews @Illinews5h

SJ-R: Letter: Suddenly they worry about the Constitution http://bit.ly/13WFOOb

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heraldandreview @heraldandreview5h

Forsyth board to consider collecting hotel/motel tax again http://bit.ly/1534BjK

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Illinews @Illinews6h

Rockford: National Night Out unites neighbors, cops to keep bad guys at bayhttp://bit.ly/1c5T7G2

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JasonFechner @jasonfechner6h

Chicago media tipped to story about civil rights claim against Davenport PD– watch the video– thoughts?! http://www.nbcchicago.com/investigations/davenport-iowa-police-beating-peraica-218422791.html … #WQAD

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Illinews @Illinews6h

Sun-Times: Lake Shore Drive proposal: 35 mph speed limit, lanes for bikes, buses, trainshttp://bit.ly/15D5O7u

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Illinews @Illinews6h

Sun-Times: This fall, more CPS kindergartners will have full day in classhttp://bit.ly/15D5NAH

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Illinews @Illinews6h

Sun-Times: Bill Daley campaign site features White House photo from day bin Laden killed http://bit.ly/13Wu3XQ

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Illinews @Illinews6h

Peoria: Illinois’ marketplace portal costing $155 million http://bit.ly/152VKym

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Illinews @Illinews8h

Bloomington: Normal OKs lobbyist, firing range http://bit.ly/152ptaH

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Illinews @Illinews8h

Southtown: Tollway, Cook County pair up on Orland Grassland projecthttp://bit.ly/15CImaC

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Marcus C. Evans, Jr. @Repevans338h

I posted a new photo to Facebook http://fb.me/6iH7pHG75

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IL Statehouse tweets @SJRthedome9h

Insurance exchange key factor to Obamacare’s success http://bit.ly/1c5re0y

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Illinews @Illinews9h

Sun-Times: Government shutdown is no cure for ObamaCare http://bit.ly/13VVAc3

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Illinews @Illinews9h

Sun-Times: Lollapalooza just what Chicago’s doctor ordered http://bit.ly/13VVAbY

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13WREX @13WREX9h

Neighbors file lawsuit against Winnebago Co. Landfill http://bit.ly/152j1AB #fb

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Molly Beck @MollyBeckSJR9h

Two days of meetings between supt. search firm and about a dozen focus groups planned for end of August: http://www.sj-r.com/breaking/x369945166/Two-days-of-superintendent-meetings-planned …

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EmanuelChrisWelch @ChrisWelch_JD9h

Was pleased to present the City of Northlake, Mayor Jeff Sherwin and the Board a check for $300,000 on… http://instagram.com/p/cp7tsOwsYV/

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Illinews @Illinews9h

WMAQ: Video Shows Cop Beating Shoplifter http://bit.ly/151Oyme

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WCBU@WCBURadio10h

Bradley again gets top marks from Princeton Review http://bit.ly/12Wdt0e via@WCBURadio

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Central IL Alive @CentralILAlive10h

Peoria: Peoria officials still haven’t provided Journal Star with names of Don’t Shoot "call-in" attendees http://bit.ly/13VO7tk

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Tom Dart @TomDart10h

More on the tragic criminalization of mental illness from @TheRoot247http://www.theroot.com/buzz/costs-jailing-mentally-ill …

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WJOL News @WJOL10h

Former Wheaton College Prof Pleads Guilty In Child Porn Case http://ow.ly/nExIA

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Metro East Alive @MetroEastAlive10h

Belleville: Local students and parents appreciate ‘Shop With a Cop’ eventhttp://bit.ly/1528MMP

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Illinews @Illinews10h

Lake County: Jury selection begins for trial of former Waukegan basketball starhttp://bit.ly/1529HwK

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Illinews @Illinews10h

Moline: Casino develop says trial balloon location ‘popped’ http://bit.ly/1529ycE

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Chicago Alive @ChicagoAlive10h

Sun-Times: Cook County Sheriff’s officers take over midnight shift in Dixmoorhttp://bit.ly/1c59Lp7

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"Lincoln Tomb Set to Close Temporarily – WICS-TV" http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg=AFQjCNFAVh2B-rdfLJM-4rqmwXXwsBOK8w&url=http://www.wics.com/news/top-stories/stories/vid_12419.shtml …

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Illinews @Illinews10h

Alton: Appeals court denies immediate gun law http://bit.ly/1525nNY

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"Editorial: Are you safe in a high-rise?" http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/ct-edit-fire-20130806,0,4638016.story?track=rss …

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Pantagraph @Pantagraph10h

Schock visits B-N, seeks bipartisan cooperation http://bit.ly/1525g52

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"Group gathers to lobby for immigration reform" http://www.sj-r.com/top-stories/x369945130/Group-gathers-to-lobby-for-immigration-reform?rssfeed=true …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"Brauer Honoring Nurses" http://www.richbrauer.org/brauer_honoring_nurses …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"Tom Cullerton: new government streamlining law signed" http://senatortomcullerton.com/index.php/news/119-tom-cullerton-new-government-streamlining-law-signed- …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"Rep. Reboletti Supported DuPage Local Government Consolidation Bill Signed by Governor" http://www.dennisreboletti.org/rep_reboletti_supported_dupage_local_government_consolidation_bill_signed_by_governor …

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Illinois Senate GOP@ILSRCC10h

Illinois’ jobless rate was 9% when Dems pushed through the largest tax hike in IL history. Two years later, we are at 9.2% #ildeservesbetter

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Northern IL Alive @NorthernILAlive11h

Galesburg: Council considers smoking ban in parks http://dlvr.it/3m3pgq

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Doings Oak Brook @Doings_OakBrook11h

Supt. Wahl resigns in Hinsdale High School District 86. https://twitter.com/chuckwriting/status/364546850080038912 …

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Rich Samuels @rsamuels11h

Above the law? Jackson campaign misses another federal report deadlinehttp://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-jackson-campaign-misses-another-federal-report-deadline-20130805,0,2539780.story …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL11h

"State Rep. runs fitness and health ‘Boot Camp for Kids’" http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/typepad/dlacomb/illinoisreview/~3/YnMxcnWxJw8/state-rep-runs-fitness-and-health-boot-camp-for-kids.html …

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BNDBelleville @BNDBelleville11h

#Belleville mayor now says city can’t hire new officers in good faith if tax ends in 2 years and city can’t guarantee keeping them 4 years.

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL11h

"Could Pension Reform Mean Higher Taxes? – WICS-TV" http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg=AFQjCNHkbEgETithRylWUiipkIAxq4q-BQ&url=http://www.wics.com/news/top-stories/stories/vid_12422.shtml …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL11h

"WICS NewsChannel 20 :: News – Top Stories – Could Pension Reform Mean Higher Taxes?" http://www.wics.com/news/top-stories/stories/vid_12422.shtml …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL11h

"Rocky Clark law comes at a cost : Preps" http://www.nwitimes.com/sports/high-school/illinois/rocky-clark-law-comes-at-a-cost/article_0d12ec2d-b919-52aa-ba69-10966ef689d6.html …

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BNDBelleville @BNDBelleville11h

The committee that forwarded the tax to the full #Belleville council wants 2-yr sunset clause and to place issue on the ballot in 2014.

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Illinois IGNN @illinoisIGNN11h

8/5/13 State Recognizes Elder Abuse Caseworkers & Long Term Care Ombudsmen at the Adult Protection & Advocacy http://il.gov/11414 #IL

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AFP Illinois @afpillinois11h

More great activists in Belleville fighting higher taxes @afphqpic.twitter.com/dmInhgeGhQ

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Molly Beck @MollyBeckSJR11h

SIU School of Medicine Collaborative for Active Child Health report: 16.7 percent of kids at 8 district schools surveyed are obese.

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Kyle Hillman @kylehillman11h

Former employee lashes out at #RogersPark #Ward49 alderman Joe Moore regarding Ethics complaint. http://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20130805/rogers-park/ald-moores-statement-on-alleged-ethics-violations-sparks-angry-response … #Twill

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL12h

"Fracking Transforming Economy, Energy Production of Ohio"http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NmocCKYePfE&feature=youtube_gdata …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL12h

"Are Environmentalists’s Concerns Over Fracking Valid?" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q9rPX17h6nU&feature=youtube_gdata …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL12h

"Economic Impact of Fracking on Southern Illinois" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QSr7YeL25jk&feature=youtube_gdata …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL12h

"Immigration Reform Supporters Rally at Capitol – WICS-TV"http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg=AFQjCNFeCPq4gjVuOI6nrOm_EVCf2SxsaA&url=http://www.wics.com/news/top-stories/stories/vid_12410.shtml …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL12h

"State cigarette tax revenue about what expected" http://www.sj-r.com/top-stories/x369945121/State-cigarette-tax-revenue-about-what-expected?rssfeed=true …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL12h

"Editorial: State politicians proving again that ethics are absent"http://www.pantagraph.com/news/opinion/editorial-state-politicians-proving-again-that-ethics-are-absent/article_5798f6a4-fe00-11e2-8e2c-001a4bcf887a.html …

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Dillard for Governor @KirkDillard12h

Mtg. with women business owners & execs on how to make Illinois a "Destination Economy" for job creation. Good mtg. with great ideas!

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Illinois Observer @IL_Observer12h

Pass? Fail? Audits for Illinois Department of Corrections & Illinois Toll Highway Authority are slated to be released Tuesday. #twill

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ChicagoBreaking @ChicagoBreaking12h

New Illinois law forces judges to restrict travel by flight risks http://trib.in/16vKxLE

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Dave McKinney @davemckinney12313h

Lisa Madigan cites ‘no conflict,’ plans to represent Topinka in legislative pay lawsuithttp://voices.suntimes.com/early-and-often/politics/lisa-madigan-cites-no-conflict-plans-to-represent-topinka-in-legislative-pay-lawsuit-as-first-court-hearing-looms/ … via@suntimes

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IL Public Media @willpublicmedia13h

Sen. Brady Addresses Pensions, Gov’s Race In Champaign: http://will.illinois.edu/news/story/sen.-brady-addresses-pensions-govs-race-in-champaign …

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WSIU Public Radio @WSIURadio13h

City of Carbondale Gearing Up for Return of SIU Students… http://bit.ly/12VQv9v via@wsiuradio

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WJOL News @WJOL13h

Great Bull Run Coming To Illinois http://ow.ly/nElnv

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Illinews @Illinews13h

Bloomington: Normal seeks dismissal of One Main lawsuit http://bit.ly/15BJ33X

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News Democrat @bellevillenewsd13h

Retaliation? Kern yanks committee post from board member who questioned airport control: One of the St. Clair … http://bit.ly/151FKN2

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ChiTrib Clout Street @ChiTribCloutSt13h

First hearing in state lawmaker paycheck case set for Tuesday http://trib.in/151FyO0

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natasha korecki @natashakorecki13h

Bill Daley plays the Osama bin Laden trump card as he launches new political sitehttp://voices.suntimes.com/early-and-often/politics/bill-daley-plays-the-osama-bin-laden-trump-card-as-he-launches-new-political-site/ … via @suntimes #twill

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Illinews @Illinews13h

WICS: State Fair Unveils Mobile Site http://bit.ly/15BFP0l

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Illinews @Illinews13h

WICS: Normal Considering Hiring Lobbyist http://bit.ly/151FaPE

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Naperville Patch @PatchNaperville13h

Naperville Councilman Wehrli Running for Illinois House http://goo.gl/o0PVUB

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ChiTrib Clout Street @ChiTribCloutSt13h

Madigan, Cullerton lawyer files for temporary injunction in lawmaker paycheck case. First hearing at 10 a.m. Tuesday.

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MortonGroveChampion @MG_Champion13h

Morton Grove cops weigh in on concealed carry, history — http://bit.ly/16vC9fa

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Journal-Courier @journalcourier13h

U of Illinois is No. 3 on top party schools list: The University of Iowa may top the list of the nation’s top … http://bit.ly/15BC6Qn

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23 WIFR @23WIFR13h

Registration Dates for Rockford Students http://ow.ly/2yURGy

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23 WIFR @23WIFR13h

Back to School Shopping in the Stateline http://ow.ly/2yURGz

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Edward McClelland @TedMcClelland14h

We should test legislators for drugs, invalidate their votes, suspend them if they fail. Their work is more important than athletes’.

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Illinews @Illinews14h

WLS: Former Wheaton College prof pleads guilty to child porn http://bit.ly/13Vcckf

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Illinews @Illinews14h

WLS: Full day kindergarten to double classroom time http://bit.ly/15BzNNi

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Illinews @Illinews14h

NW Herald: Algonquin library set for a $650K lobby renovation http://bit.ly/13VbCms

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Ron Sandack @RonSandack14h

A-Rod evokes no sympathy from me. None.

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Illinews @Illinews14h

KWQC: Governor Quinn Signs Road Safety Law http://bit.ly/13Va9N0

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Central IL Alive @CentralILAlive14h

Charleston: Roskam expects to be cleared by ethics commission http://bit.ly/13V9nzp

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Illinews @Illinews14h

WSIL: Southern Illinois Residents Needed for Cancer Prevention Studyhttp://bit.ly/15Bvlht

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Melissa Jenco @melissajenco14h

Officials trying to keep OfficeMax headquarters in Naperville.http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/suburbs/naperville_lisle/ct-tl-naperville-biz-0808-20130808,0,6755523.story …

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Bill Daley @BillDaleyIL14h

@GovernorQuinn calls for another committee. I say fire the Metra board, eliminate the RTA, make Gov accountable & give riders money’s worth

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Illinews @Illinews14h

WBEZ: Advocates say giving ex-felons jobs could curb violence http://bit.ly/151vXXs

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Benjamin Yount @BenYount14h

IL’s Medicaid scrub boots 1 in 3, but many are back on the rolls in just a few months.http://ow.ly/nEGfj

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Southeast Missourian @semissourian14h

Cape Girardeau could receive funds to help sinkhole problemhttp://www.semissourian.com/story/1991478.html …

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Amanda Vinicky @AmandaVinicky14h

Illinois gets three new traffic laws, but no action on the biggies – 70 mph speed limit & hands-free cell phones: http://wuis.org/post/70-mph-cell-phone-ban-bills-await-action …

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Evanston Now @EvanstonNow14h

Mayor’s jobs program for teens shows major gains: Summer jobs for Evanston youth increased 56 percent this year… http://dlvr.it/3m2CLk

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Morton Times-News @MortonTimesNews14h

Barbershop singing is still alive and well in Peoria. http://www.mortontimesnews.com/article/20130731/NEWS/130739913 … http://fb.me/1oJ3cu0JC

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Andy Manar @AndyManar14h

State Representative Sue Scherer and I will be hosting a mortgage relief workshop for local homeowners this… http://fb.me/2UHu7SKKA

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Tribune Edit Board @Trib_ed_board14h

Vote in this week’s cartoon caption contest http://trib.in/1c4r4Xp

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23 WIFR @23WIFR14h

Hononegah High School Still Recovering from Flood as School Year Approacheshttp://ow.ly/2yUMts

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Illinews @Illinews15h

WAND: Broadband company may become a non-profit http://bit.ly/15Bm7Sj

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ChiTrib Clout Street @ChiTribCloutSt15h

Bill Daley campaign launches web site, puts out press release wanting you to know that.

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Mark Kirk @SenatorKirk15h

Pleased to learn State Dept will reexamine its flawed assessment of #Iranian govt ties to terrorism in Latin America http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/08/05/state-department-ordered-review-of-iranian-terror-activity-in-latin-america.html …

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KMOX St. Louis News @kmoxnews15h

Water Skiing Cars On Chicago Lakefront? http://cbsloc.al/18YcBaF Police Say It’s Just A Fiat Commercial.

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Ryan Keith @rkprsolutions15h

Violent felon back on the job at the University of Illinois at Chicago – Chicago Sun-Timeshttp://buff.ly/16uD5jR

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Christian Mitchell @cljmitchell15h

ATL for the National Conference of State Legislators, Aug 15-16, then DC Aug 17-18. Excited! Drop me a note if you’re around

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Mike Unes @mikeunes15h

I am again releasing my annual newsletter electronically, which saves taxpayers money. Over the past three years… http://fb.me/Wb5HIfat

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Darlene Senger @DarleneSenger15h

We need to stop the reckless spending and regulations in Washington. It’s time for a new leader! RT @Heritage: Woa: pic.twitter.com/qiIuOTargO

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FOX 32 News @fox32news15h

Guess which #Chicago #college made the list of top party schools? http://bit.ly/16vqRY8

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Greg Hinz @GregHinz15h

What’s wrong with #Metra? Thinking big is the answer — for #CTA and #RTA, toohttp://tinyurl.com/kxjfj8n

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Carol Marin @CarolMarin15h

What is the truth behind the layoff numbers at Chicago Public Schools? I’ll ask@7P on Chicago Tonight. Join me!

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Illinews @Illinews15h

WLS: Quinn interested in forming Metra task force http://bit.ly/15Ba33D

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13WREX @13WREX16h

Rockford police to host National Night Out event tomorrow: http://bit.ly/14uwvMh

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Illinews @Illinews16h

KSDK: Belleville City Council to vote on sales tax extension http://on.ksdk.com/13ULzvI

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BNDBelleville @BNDBelleville16h

#Belleville set to vote on sales tax extension at 7 pm tonight; opponents plan rally at 6 pm at City Hall. http://www.bnd.com/2013/08/04/2728395/belleville-city-council-set-to.html …

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Eric Zorn @EricZorn16h

@StatehouseChick gets a hat tip for inspiring this post: http://blogs.chicagotribune.com/news_columnists_ezorn/2013/08/to-meet-with-a-snake-send-the-worm.html …

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Rich Miller @capitolfax16h

Capitol Fax #twill Quinn wants hurry-up commission report while probe continues: * Sun-Times… Governor Pat Qui… http://bit.ly/1c4dIu5

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Rich Miller @capitolfax16h

Capitol Fax #twill The stonewalling continues: * Progress Illinois tried to do a follow-up to the coverage of … http://bit.ly/1c4dIdL

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Illinois Senate GOP@ILSRCC16h

Last fall, voters gave IL Dems super-majorities in Springfield. Since then our jobless rate has jumped from 8.7% to 9.2%. #ILdeservesbetter

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Ellyn Fortino @EllynFortino16h

Unions demand answers over Civic Committee’s talks to downgrade Illinois’ bond ratinghttp://bit.ly/1cDXl5f #twill

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Illinews @Illinews16h

WBBM: Durbin, Schakowsky Vow To Fight Food Stamp Cuts http://cbsloc.al/1515Y2p

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Mark Kirk @SenatorKirk16h

Farmers know better than the #EPA. Our bill requires farmer input on EPA regs@RodneyDavis @Sen_JoeManchin http://www.kirk.senate.gov/?p=press_release&id=833 …

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Greg Hinz @GregHinz16h

Fixing #Metra likely means thinking big — like a region, for a changehttp://tinyurl.com/kxjfj8n

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Ray Long @RayLong17h

Quinn vague on details of panel to look at RTA oversight of Metrahttp://www.chicagotribune.com/news/politics/clout/chi-quinn-vague-on-details-of-panel-to-look-at-rta-oversight-of-metra-20130805,0,1044208.story …

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Dan Petrella @PetrellaReports17h

Williamsville is moving forward with plans for new library and museum: http://bit.ly/15Idl2p

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Rich Miller @capitolfax17h

Capitol Fax #twill Today’s best e-mail: * From a press release… On Tuesday, August 6, State Representative Jea… http://bit.ly/15ANeNr

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Sheila Simon @SheilaSimonIL17h

Looking forward to the @ILStateFair starting Thursday with the #TwilightParade and Preview Night. Hope to see you there!

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Ron Sandack @RonSandack17h

Would have guessed companies in opposite direction. MT @CrainsChicago: Facebook hires first marketing chief from Motorola Mobility.

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Illinews @Illinews17h

Alton: Live in the mansion — or sell it http://bit.ly/15AEqaa

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Chicago Reader @Chicago_Reader17h

The "most exciting innovations in governance" are coming out of big cities. Hm. Does poverty count as an innovation? http://www.chicagoreader.com/Bleader/archives/2013/08/05/should-we-be-giddy-about-our-cities-when-so-many-are-suffering-in-them …

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Dawn Rhodes @rhodes_dawn17h

Downers Grove grade schools prepare for iPad mini rollout.http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/backtoschool/ct-tl-downers-grove-math-bts-20130805,0,1237148.story …

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ILSenateGOP @ILSenateGOP17h

The Illinois State Fair begins this week and brings along with it fun at affordable prices for the whole family!… http://fb.me/GHB1rsN1

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Allison Twaits KFVS @atwaitskfvs17h

Johnson County standoff that began Saturday still ongoing. I’m waiting for the rain to pass before I get video… pic.twitter.com/GkvRvEuIR8

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Illinews @Illinews17h

Rockford: Illinois Medicaid upgrade to use Michigan system http://bit.ly/150N9fP

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Illinews @Illinews18h

KFVS: ‘Obamacare’ enrollment launch just 8 weeks away http://bit.ly/1c3UHIi

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Illinews @Illinews18h

Peoria: Illinois now reporting 5 cases of rare stomach bug http://bit.ly/150Hs1s

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Ryan Keith @rkprsolutions18h

Southern: Local girl wins world archery championship http://buff.ly/13PHgSn

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Illinews @Illinews18h

NW Herald: Roskam visits McHenry County, expects ethics committee to find no rule violations http://bit.ly/15Av8v3

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Tribune Edit Board @Trib_ed_board18h

Letter: Gay marriage would bring money to Illinois http://trib.in/15HY01S

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Bernie Schoenburg @bschoenburg18h

…wanted, so my earlier comment on small crowd not fair…ah, Twitter

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Bernie Schoenburg @bschoenburg18h

Attendees at immigration rally at Statehouse were asked to stand behind speakers if they

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Rich Miller @capitolfax18h

Capitol Fax #twill *** UPDATED x1 *** Question of the day: * I’m not sure I’ve ever seen anybody campaign fo… http://bit.ly/150Bhug

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Rich Miller @capitolfax18h

Capitol Fax #twill No immediate concealed carry ruling: * The 7th Circuit will hear the case, but it hasn’t ye… http://bit.ly/150Bhua

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Rich Miller @capitolfax18h

Capitol Fax #twill *** UPDATED x1 – Daley responds *** Beware the outsider?: * Phil Bradley writes that he w… http://bit.ly/150Bhu3

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Rich Miller @capitolfax18h

Capitol Fax #twill *** UPDATED x1 *** And speaking of gay marriage…: * AP… Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn says Wisc… http://bit.ly/150BhdJ

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Rich Miller @capitolfax18h

Capitol Fax #twill Daley blames Quinn for gay marriage failure: * Bill Daley has a new “Issues” section on his… http://bit.ly/15ApM2I

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Ron Sandack @RonSandack18h

No notice & no bids = no good. http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20130805/business/708059918/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter …

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Ron Sandack @RonSandack18h

This "winning" vendor to the state is not a sole source provider and there was nothing requiring an expedited… http://fb.me/2M4T3xgHo

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Tribune Edit Board @Trib_ed_board18h

Letter: Cover letter for Metra board vacancy http://trib.in/18YWsSD

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Lisa Madigan @LisaforIL18h

Ongoing Criminal Enforcement Operation Nets $82 Million in Unpaid Sales Tax from Gas Station Owners in IL http://bit.ly/1cDDKSI #twill

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Illinews @Illinews18h

Rockford: Illinois Catholic high school to test all students for alcohol http://bit.ly/150upgj

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Benjamin Yount @BenYount19h

It still looks like March before folks in IL will be able to legally carry a gun.http://ow.ly/nE7Eu #twill

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Michael Spaulding @MikeWSOY19h

Lawmakers hope new tax credits for business who hire ex felons spurs economyhttp://bit.ly/16v2Gt0

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Tony Arnold @tonyjarnold19h

.@GovernorQuinn compares #metra scandals past & present to #UofIadmissions/scholarship resignations; new panel to investigate restructuring

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Maria A. Berrios @RepBerrios19h

Senior Law Enforcement Classes Series begin today @Portage Park Senior Center w/@SheriffTomDart @robertmartwick Join us starting @ 12:30

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IL Senate Democrats @ILSenDems19h

Tom Cullerton: new government streamlining law signed http://bit.ly/150lxrb

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Greg Hinz @GregHinz19h

Lawmaker defends move to make it harder to run for #Chicago #aldermanhttp://tinyurl.com/kth8q5v

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Monique Garcia @moniquegarcia19h

Quinn said it’s clear RTA is lacking in its oversight of Metra, believes state should have more power.

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Monique Garcia @moniquegarcia19h

Gov. Pat Quinn said Monday that he wants to form a panel of transportation experts to consider revamping the power structure at RTA, Metra.

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Ryan Keith @rkprsolutions19h

Rockford: Deadbeat Illinois: Cutting payment time in half still means 90-day waithttp://buff.ly/1cplka3

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Tony Arnold @tonyjarnold19h

.@GovernorQuinn says the troubled #metra and #rta boards are due for some restructuring given recent resignations

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Sue Rezin @SenatorRezin20h

Sen. Rezin’s Report now available for the week of July 29-August 2! http://district38rezin.ilsenategop.net/mail/util.cfm?gpiv=2100106570.19370.500&gen=1 …

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Chris Fusco @FuscoChris20h

Orland top cop says he never agreed to help O’Halloran tackle Metra police woes, contrary to Metra press release http://suntm.es/13Gbkkb

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Bill Brady @SenBillBrady20h

My latest Capitol Commentary: http://brady.senategop.org/Media/News/NewsDetails/tabid/102/nid/817/r/1/Default.aspx …

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Darlene Senger @DarleneSenger20h

#IL has 2nd highest unemployment rate in US. Its time to change Washington, its crushing job creation here at home. http://bit.ly/1c3qk4K

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Illinews @Illinews20h

WSIU: Medical Marijuana May Take Months http://bit.ly/1c3ovVq

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Rep Sara Feigenholtz @StateRepSara20h

Attend one of this week’s Redefine the Drive public meetings to offer your input on improving North Lake Shore Drive http://www.northlakeshoredrive.org/

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IL Senate Democrats @ILSenDems21h

Collins’ student privacy protections become law http://bit.ly/14ZVZug

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Dan Hinkel @dhinkel21h

Ventra public transportation roll out promises to be extremely confusinghttp://www.chicagotribune.com/classified/automotive/ct-met-getting-around-0805-20130805,0,5027740.column …

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Daily Herald Opinion @dh_opinion21h

Sunday’s editorial. Do you agree? disagree? with us that ALL congressional travel needs a tougher standard?… http://fb.me/6jDdSwDrJ

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Illinews @Illinews21h

Southtown: Miller: Opening there if Raoul wants to run for governor http://bit.ly/14ZTQ1w

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Illinois House GOP @ilhousegop21h

Latest on our Blog: Week in Review for July 29 – August 2, 2013 http://goo.gl/fb/hhphL

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Mark Kirk @SenatorKirk21h

RT if you agree with this Tribune editorial that the Senate should act now to strengthen sanctions against #Iran. http://www.kirk.senate.gov/?p=news&id=832

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Darin LaHood @lahooddarin21h

LaHood taking part in 2013 Edgar Fellows – http://senatorlahood.com/Media/News/NewsDetails/tabid/115/nid/317/r/1/Default.aspx …

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Illinews @Illinews21h

KFVS: St. Louis musician dies in elevator shaft fall http://bit.ly/14ZIDhA

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Illinois House GOP @ilhousegop22h

Week in Review for July 29 – August 2, 2013 http://www.thecaucusblog.com/2013/08/week-in-review-for-july-29-august-2-2013.html?spref=tw …

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Rich Miller @capitolfax22h

Capitol Fax #twill Protected: SUBSCRIBERS ONLY – Today’s edition of Capitol Fax (use all CAPS in password): Th… http://bit.ly/14ZAmtY

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Bill Foster @RepBillFoster22h

Don’t forget MIT’s mobile #FabLab will be @SciTechAurora until Aug 7, 10am – 5pm. Learn how to make almost anything! pic.twitter.com/xPJIDjDyI2

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Reboot Illinois @rebootillinois22h

Together, we can re-take ownership of our #government in #Illinois!http://ow.ly/ny5bM #Fight4IL

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Bill Daley @BillDaleyIL22h

Take a look around http://billdaleyillinois.com – take the next step and sign up to volunteer or even donate. We… http://fb.me/1zuNUIw8E

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Andrew Maloney @amaloney2422h

Want to know how to cite a tweet in an academic paper? Well OK then.http://tinyurl.com/85zl9od

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Rep. Bob Rita @RepBobRita23h

Check out great photos of Bob, Gov. Quinn and others at the Rocky Clark Law bill signing: http://yep.it/rkyslaw pic.twitter.com/TSb809nkTI

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