Today’s headlines — Friday, Aug. 9

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Illinois House GOP
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Glass Ceiling Initiative, Budget Hawk, Teacher = Lynn Martinhttp://www.thecaucusblog.com/2013/08/glass-ceiling-initiative-budget-hawk.html?spref=tw …

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Journal-Courier @journalcourier17m

Vodka ignites after car hits Illinois liquor store: About $100,000 of alcohol was destroyed after a suburban C… http://bit.ly/14s0D8t

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Illinews @Illinews18m

Champaign: Odor concerns hasten plans for rendering plant at Rantoul pork facilityhttp://bit.ly/15VOiM4

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Illinews @Illinews18m

WMAQ: Mayor’s Office Releases CPS Safe Passage Map http://bit.ly/15j0MqB

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Illinews @Illinews20m

Moline: His name’s ‘Jim’ not ‘Jimi,’ and he plays piano, not guitar http://bit.ly/13TprCU

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Illinois House GOP @ilhousegop24m

Metra, Lake County, Progressive tax & more: http://www.intheknowillinois.com/2013/08/lake-county-shark-in-ny-subway-mallett.html …

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Illinois House GOP @ilhousegop30m

Latest on our Blog: Glass Ceiling Initiative, Budget Hawk, Teacher = Lynn Martinhttp://goo.gl/fb/kYQI0

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NBC Chicago @nbcchicago44m

Dozens of bras stolen from #Illinois store: http://bit.ly/11R5gHW

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Ron Sandack @RonSandack1h

Here’s today’s "In the Know." Happy Friday! http://fb.me/10pmhWmEw

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In the Know Illinois @ITKIllinois1h

Get "In the Know" on Lake County, Shark in NY Subway & The Mallett Bros.!http://goo.gl/fb/GRXXK

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WNIJ @WNIJNews1h

Illinois GOP Weighs In On Immigration Overhaul | WNIJ and WNIU http://bit.ly/16zqJoU

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Illinews @Illinews2h

NIU PR: Money On The Way For Northern Illinois Hospitals http://bit.ly/15iFJVj

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Illinews @Illinews2h

NIU PR: Illinois Leads The Way In Rail Equipment Procurement http://bit.ly/1ciX7CW

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Illinews @Illinews2h

Peoria PR: New Digital Amber Alerts Could Create A Backlash http://bit.ly/15Vn7AS

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Tom Miller@NewsradioWJPF2h

Governor Pat Quinn will cut the ribbon to open the 2013 Illinois State Fair this morning at 9:30.

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AM1220 WLPO @AM1220WLPO2h

Congressman Talks Energy In Peru http://wp.me/pqhOH-6H5

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Illinews @Illinews4h

Decatur: Rutherford says Quinn squandered pension opportunity http://bit.ly/15ie6eQ

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Illinews @Illinews5h

SJ-R: Our Opinion: Get control of missing state computer problem http://bit.ly/13SJRvQ

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Illinews @Illinews5h

SJ-R: Letter: Affordable Care Act brings costs, benefits http://bit.ly/13SJRvO

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Illinews @Illinews5h

Tribune: Editorial: The Madigan family feud http://trib.in/1ciyTJ9

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Illinews @Illinews5h

Tribune: Editorial: Durbin’s enemies list http://trib.in/1ciySos

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Illinews @Illinews5h

Sun-Times: Here’s to a prettier Lake Shore Drive — but traffic comes firsthttp://bit.ly/13SGBR7

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Illinews @Illinews6h

Sun-Times: New top federal judge aims pushes for more black and Latino jurorshttp://bit.ly/15i0H6G

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Illinews @Illinews8h

WICS: Staying Safe at the State Fair http://bit.ly/15U7xFy

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Illinews @Illinews8h

Peoria PR: No Democratic rally likely at IL state fair http://bit.ly/14qE43R

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MyStateline.com@MyStateline9h

Rep. Kinzinger Hold Roundtable on Energy in Byron http://bit.ly/15hz8KN #news

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Dave Benton @WCIA3Dave10h

At 10. @WCIA3AMANDA on how pension crisis could hurt UI. @WCIA3Erica w/ woman reunited w/ men who saved her life & @WCIA3Steve at state fair

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saukvalley.com @saukvalley10h

Reagan staffer leaves books to Eureka College http://bit.ly/15TK8nM

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Dillard for Governor @KirkDillard10h

Thanks for the fabulous outpouring of support/warm welcome for my family(and Bucky too) during the Illinois State… pic.twitter.com/F2SVdb8oTX

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John Reynolds @JohnReynoldsSJR10h

Check out Bernie’s story on the city’s document shredding case:http://tinyurl.com/mtq9mza

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WSIL News @WSILNews10h

Southern Illinois Leading in 2013 Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Caseshttp://www.wsiltv.com/news/local/Southern-Illinois-Leading-in-2013-Rocky-Mountain-Spotted-Fever-Cases-218908851.html?llsms=384721&c=y …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"Rezin sharpens her problem-solving skills at Senior Executives program at Harvard University" http://www.senatorrezin.com/Home.aspx?nid=136 …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"Representative Cross’ 2013 Senior Fair" http://www.tomcross.com/representative_cross_2013_senior_fair …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"Governor Signs Hunter Medical Aid for Incarcerated" http://www.senatedem.ilga.gov/index.php/sen-hunter-home/3632-governor-signs-hunter-medical-aid-for-incarcerated …

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Dan Rutherford @RutherfordDan10h

IL State Treasurer’s office team before the State Fair Twilight Parade in #Springfield.#Icash #illinoisstatefair pic.twitter.com/g04pIHpVZc

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"State Crime Stats Released" http://www.richbrauer.org/state_crime_stats_released …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"State Rep. Jim Sacia Talks Pensions And Paychecks" http://www.jimsacia.com/state_rep_jim_sacia_talks_pensions_and_paychecks …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"NEWS: New law encourages hunters not to waste meat" http://senatordavekoehler.com/index.php/news/42-press-releases/145-news-new-law-encourages-hunters-not-to-waste-meat …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"Haine reappointed to military base committee, regional planning commission"http://www.senatorhaine.com/index.php/news/183-haine-reappointed-to-military-base-committee-regional-planning-commission …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"Jim’s Column 8/8/2013" http://www.jimsacia.com/jim_s_column_8_8_2013 …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"McSweeney Leads Effort in House to Repeal ‘Power Grab’ in Lake County Elections"http://www.davidmcsweeney.org/mcsweeney_leads_effort_in_house_to_repeal_power_grab_in_lake_county_elections …

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Catalyst Partners @CatalystIL10h

"Kay: We Must Pass Common Sense Bills to Reform Our Courts"http://www.dwightkay.org/kay_we_must_pass_common_sense_bills_to_reform_our_courts …

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Rep Sara Feigenholtz @StateRepSara10h

Sneak peek in the camera lens of tomorrow’s CBS feature. Tune in to CBS This Morning at 7am tomorrow! pic.twitter.com/C2QdwjNxiU

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Illinews @Illinews10h

Rockford: Our View: Here’s how Rockford casino money should be spenthttp://bit.ly/14aDqmS

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Reboot Illinois @rebootillinois11h

Aren’t our homes worth fighting for? Let’s take back our state! #RebootIL #Illinoishttp://ow.ly/nqZTZ

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Illinews @Illinews11h

Alton: Alton police to restart bike patrols http://bit.ly/13S2AYc

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Register Star @rrstar11h

Our View: Here’s how Rockford casino money should be spent http://zo.pe/bH7n

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Illinews @Illinews11h

Bloomington: Mayor Renner receiving little support for street repair planhttp://bit.ly/14qfr7m

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Rep. Brad Schneider @RepSchneider11h

Looking forward to more of this important research to determine the danger of microplastics to our lakes & wildlife: http://goo.gl/7yDzWn

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Andy Manar @AndyManar11h

State Fair Twilight Parade with Alderman Doris Turner and Mike Frerichs @MikeforIllinoispic.twitter.com/rDzFgiikwW

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Steve Long @SteveLongWHBF11h

Last Day to Apply for FEMA Aid – CBS4 – WHBF Quad Cities, IL-IA News Weather Sportshttp://www.whbf.com/story/23080681/last-day-to-apply-for-fema-aid#.UgRDqP014cw.twitter …

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Illinews @Illinews11h

WICS: "Cameras in the Courtroom" Pilot Program Expands http://bit.ly/1chGHuE

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Illinews @Illinews11h

WICS: County Gets $11 Million for I-72 Resurfacing http://bit.ly/1chGFmD

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ChicagoBreaking @ChicagoBreaking11h

Criminal case reassigned to downstate federal judge http://trib.in/15Tnw73

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Chicago Reader @Chicago_Reader12h

Think #MayorRahm should kick some of that TIF surplus the public schools’ way? Now’s your chance to say so. http://www.chicagoreader.com/Bleader/archives/2013/08/08/mayor-rahm-takes-a-tif-poll …

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IL Public Media @willpublicmedia13h

Can Congress Figure Out How To Rescue The Post Office?: http://will.illinois.edu/news/story/can-congress-figure-out-how-to-rescue-the-post-office …

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Scott Fornek @sfornek13h

You might call it "double dipping." But Frank Zuccarelli calls it ‘working simultaneously’@MarkBrownCST explains. http://bit.ly/19f4NVQ

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Chris Fusco @FuscoChris13h

Update: Obama pal Whitaker says he’s cooperating with feds in grant-fraud probe; prosecutors mum http://suntm.es/15T7Pwq

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Chris Fusco @FuscoChris13h

Another insightful @dmihalopoulos column: Bill Daley the only one not snickering when he blasts cronyism: http://www.suntimes.com/news/otherviews/21812294-452/mihalopoulos-bill-daley-the-only-one-not-snickering-when-he-blasts-cronyism.html …

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Dan Rutherford @RutherfordDan13h

In Springfield walking in the State Fair Parade with my Treasurer’s office teammates

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Chicago Reader @Chicago_Reader13h

Creating "engines of opportunity" sounds a lot better than "the city is for sale."@mickeyd1971 on privatization: http://www.chicagoreader.com/Bleader/archives/2013/08/08/rahm-puts-more-pieces-of-the-city-on-the-auction-block …

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WJBD Radio @WJBDradio13h

WJBD – Local News – Governor Quinn Makes Rare Visit to South Central Illinoishttp://fb.me/32HqoU7iR

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Illinews @Illinews13h

WPSD: Final approval pending for new emergency 911 system http://bit.ly/15gQfwd

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WSIL News @WSILNews13h

Herrin Home Addresses Cause Confusion For GPS Users http://www.wsiltv.com/news/local/Williamson-County-Home-Addresses-Cause-Confusion-For-GPS-Users-218914221.html?llsms=384531&c=y …

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Crain’s Chicago@CrainsChicago13h

Illinois forges ahead with plans for high-speed rail, puts out call for bidshttp://bit.ly/19QAhkj

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Will Lee @MidnoirCowboy13h

Homewood-Flossmoor athletic director found dead in school exercise roomhttp://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-homewood-flossmoor-athletic-director-dies-20130808,0,4721597.story …

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Michael J. Zalewski @mjzalewski13h

Kim Quilty and I dropped off the gracious school supply donations made by folks at our Back to School Party to… http://fb.me/2VA2NhLrE

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Ellyn Fortino @EllynFortino13h

Report: Hundreds of #ALEC bills introduced this year promote a corporate agendahttp://bit.ly/15gMHKz #p2 #IL #Chicago

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Illinews @Illinews13h

Alton: Quinn announces $3.2 million in grants for Metro East hospitalshttp://bit.ly/15gMTcK

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Dewitt Daily News @DewittDN13h

19 BB Guns Stolen From Illinois State Natural Area Officials say they’re looking for help identifying the thieves… http://fb.me/IayLdJU8

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Governor Pat Quinn @GovernorQuinn13h

This investment includes $3.5M for @MercyChicago & will create #jobs while helping hospitals provide better service http://tinyurl.com/ltvlnte

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Governor Pat Quinn @GovernorQuinn13h

Today I announced a $47M investment in #CookCounty area hospitals as part of the #ILJobs Now! capital construction program.

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Tom Demmer @tomdemmer13h

A good group in Byron tonight for a public meeting about energy with Congressman Adam Kinzinger. http://fb.me/1XMkuoZtN

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Jason Piscia @jasonpiscia13h

Shirts SJ-R employees wore at the newspaper’s tent at the 2000 @ILStateFair, when we hosted a bird show. http://ow.ly/i/2Pxa0

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Illinews @Illinews13h

Kane County: Joe Oberweis to resign from Kaneland school board http://bit.ly/1chmFjO

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Thaddeus Jones @il29cand14h

FREE BACK TO SCHOOL EVENT-SAT AUG 17TH BY ALDERMAN/REP THADDEUS JONES #constantcontact http://conta.cc/15Sclca

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Mike Frerichs @MikeforIllinois14h

Ready to march in #ILStateFair Twilight Parade. Joined by Sangamon County#Democratic Chairwoman Doris Turner! #twill pic.twitter.com/fXQXmkZGvk

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WJBC AM-1230 FM-93.7 @WJBC14h

Sesame Street coming to Bloomington http://bit.ly/13RDf0H

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Judy Baar Topinka @JudyBaarTopinka14h

Just stopped for a quick interview before the Twilight Parade gets on its way at the#ILStateFair! Can’t wait! pic.twitter.com/3Az1YOtyVz

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Illinews @Illinews14h

Aurora: DuPage sheriff’s overtime plan draws fire http://bit.ly/15SR0So

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Dillard for Governor @KirkDillard14h

#StateFairTwilightParade staging area. pic.twitter.com/KHTSop9Rk6

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News Democrat @bellevillenewsd14h

Scott AFB commissary to return to normal hours Aug 18: The air base commissary, like commissaries at American … http://bit.ly/13RzuIv

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Illinews @Illinews14h

Bloomington: Attendance at McLean County Fair up nearly 20 percenthttp://bit.ly/1chbF64

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Scott Kleinberg @scottkleinberg14h

‘I’m gonna be real with you, I have a gun in my ass.’ True story: http://dnain.fo/19eRuEP – via @tomford09 at @DNAinfoCHI

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Amanda Vinicky @AmandaVinicky15h

Just did something very dangerous: texted while walking at the @ILStateFair.pic.twitter.com/vdUpPqmutU

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Neil Steinberg @NeilSteinberg15h

Okay, it’s a long way to drive for a deep fried brownie. But it’s a really good deep fried brownie… http://tinyurl.com/lzq346q

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eNews Park Forest @eNewsParkForest15h

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett Attend Opening of Back of the Yards Wall-to-Wall IB High School http://ow.ly/2z05OS

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23 WIFR @23WIFR15h

STAR Programs Expanding to Boone County http://ow.ly/2z06in

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Illinois Times @ILTimes15h

BREAKING NEWS: City of Springfield agrees to pay Calvin Christian III in FOIA case.http://illinoistimes.com/Springfield/article-12713-city-admits-wrongdoing-in-foia-case.html …

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Mark Kirk @SenatorKirk15h

Retweet to help spread the word about the Aug 14 Central #Illinois #Veterans Job Fair, hosted by @repaaronschock & me http://www.kirk.senate.gov/?p=blog&id=834

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WJBC AM-1230 FM-93.7 @WJBC15h

Bradley: Supreme Court Developments http://bit.ly/15SAuln

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Dan Proft @DanProft15h

Looking forward to my speech and a lively discussion at Elmhurst College this evening.#twill #unfixit http://public.elmhurst.edu/news/archive/216691851.html …

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Tom Miller@NewsradioWJPF15h

Gov. Pat Quinn is making a quick visit to Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon this afternoon to… http://fb.me/DEjugVk9

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WTTW11 (Chicago PBS) @wttw15h

For more on all the candidates for governor, visit Chicago Tonight’s Illinois Gubernatorial Election 2014 page: http://bit.ly/19eE0c7

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Andrew Maloney @amaloney2415h

Federal court green-lights former prosecutor’s suit against McHenry County state’s attorney http://tinyurl.com/ky3pqfe

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Rep Sara Feigenholtz @StateRepSara15h

We’re all very excited for the CBS This Morning camera crew to get here! Stay tuned…

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Greg Hinz @GregHinz15h

#Madigan family feud somethign to behold. Who misled whom? http://tinyurl.com/llo8kfr

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Dave McKinney @davemckinney12315h

VIDEO: Federal prosecutor refuses to say whether Obama pal Whitaker is a target – Chicago Sun-Times http://www.suntimes.com/news/politics/21808066-418/federal-prosecutor-refuses-to-say-whether-obama-pal-whitaker-is-a-target.html … via@suntimes

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Illinews @Illinews16h

Southtown: Kadner: Lincoln Mall a ‘dangerous eyesore’ http://bit.ly/14psTbO

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WICS ABC 20 @wics_abc2016h

The #ILstatefair butter cow was just unveiled. It’s partially completed and will be finished during the fair. pic.twitter.com/bMx71Uh3CT

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Journal-Courier @journalcourier16h

Conservative conference draws lawmakers, picketers: More than a thousand conservative lawmakers and business e… http://bit.ly/15ggIKc

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FOX 32 News @fox32news16h

#Oprah, Ernie Banks to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom: http://bit.ly/16DeCJi

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Illinois Observer @IL_Observer16h

McSweeney Pushes Bi-Partisan Plan to Sink New Lake County Election Commissionhttp://wp.me/p2kvOk-2UH

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Rick Pearson @rap3016h

I’ll be joining @PoliticsTonight on @CLTVnews about today’s bizzaroworld events in IL Democratic politics at 6p.

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WTTW11 (Chicago PBS) @wttw16h

.@davemckinney123 breaks down the political scene at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield on #ChicagoTonight@7: http://bit.ly/15RkpKj

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Tom Robb @t_robb116h

Why Listen To Police Dispatches? Illinois Press Association Attorney Troubled By Encrypting Radio Systems http://bit.ly/196lrmY @spj_tweets

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Maria A. Berrios @RepBerrios16h

Hearing from students about online learning for the nontraditional student! Thanks@DeVryUniv for this panel #BHCCNY

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Rich Miller @capitolfax16h

Capitol Fax #twill This is gonna be a heck of a primary: * Gov. Pat Quinn tied Bill Daley to his brother today… http://bit.ly/15g9jKV

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nwi.com @nwi16h

Business owners give lawmakers an earful about taxes, red tape http://bit.ly/1cgQely

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Dave McKinney @davemckinney12316h

US Atty James Lewis, meeting with reporters Thursday, outlines charges against Quinshaunta Golden. pic.twitter.com/YehbCy8Um7

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The County Voice @McDonoughVoice16h

#Macomb Committee recommends plan for downtown revitalization http://shar.es/yC1GU

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Quincy Herald-Whig @WhigNews16h

.@repaaronschock talks Farm Bill, food stamps and river issues during Quincy stop; presents veterans with flags. http://whig.me/1bfGnbM

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Illinews @Illinews17h

KTVI: Group calls off lawsuit challenging school transfers http://bit.ly/15g6HwE

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Ed Tibbetts @EdTibbetts17h

Aide: Bill Daley to be at Salute to Labor picnic on Labor Day. Local official says Gov. Pat Quinn a "tentative okay." http://qctimes.com/news/local/government-and-politics/elections/daley-to-be-at-labor-day-picnic/article_78a46265-d6a7-54d4-9d66-23ee614debd2.html …

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Illinews @Illinews17h

WTTW: IL Governor’s Race & Pension Reform http://bit.ly/15SesPH

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Maria A. Berrios @RepBerrios17h

The Board of Hispanic Caucus Chairs is kicking off in New York. Follow us @TheBHCCand write posts with #BHCCNY

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Illinews @Illinews17h

KMOX: Mo. State Lawmakers Doubtful About School Reform http://cbsloc.al/14peH2n

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Doings Oak Brook @Doings_OakBrook17h

Residents share their thoughts on D86 superintendent’s resignation. How do you think it will affect the district? http://bit.ly/178WRQb

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tammyduckworth @tammyduckworth17h

My good friend @MarkTakai is runni.g for congress http://m.hawaiinewsnow.com/autojuice?targetUrl=http%3a%2f%2fwww.hawaiinewsnow.com%2fstory%2f23077766%2fstate-rep-mark-takai-launches-congressional-bid …

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Fran Spielman @fspielman17h

#Wrigley Field now has its own bike-sharing station @corner of Clark and Waveland.@AldTomTunney joined Todd Ricketts to promote it.

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970 WMAY Springfield @WMAYSpringfield17h

Police Issue Warning About Phone Scam http://wmay.com/wmay-news/68152

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IL Senate Democrats @ILSenDems17h

Stadelman launches free 3-on-3 youth basketball tourney http://bit.ly/15g2tFs

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Robin Kelly @RepRobinKelly17h

.@ILVetsAffairs IL-02 Veterans interested in learning about benefits & programs can download my Veteran Guidebook http://goo.gl/kLNzIO

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Illinews @Illinews17h

WREX: Former IDPH worker accused of taking $433,000 in kickbackshttp://bit.ly/149qCx2

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Liz Kilmer @LizKilmerWANDTV17h

Governor Pat Quinn speaking at Presence Covenant to announce a $4.7 million investment in Central Illinois hospitals pic.twitter.com/LlCeSmnEMq

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Robin Kelly @RepRobinKelly17h

Veterans interested in learning about programs and benefits, download my Veteran Resource Guide http://goo.gl/kLNzIO #veterans #ILvets

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MikeMahoney @MikeMahoney1817h

.@CrainsChicago I hate to say it but I think this decision still looms large in the minds of pizza voters. http://prn.to/vgMIKL

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Illinews @Illinews17h

WICS: Meijer to Hire 900 in Illinois http://bit.ly/15S8jTC

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Skokie Review @Skokie_Review17h

The website of the Skokie Caucus Party has been hacked — sends visitors to porn.http://bit.ly/16D4TCO

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Dan Brady @Dan_Brady17h

In The Know Illinois: SIU, Bodybuilding Grandma & The Standells!http://www.intheknowillinois.com/2013/08/siu-bodybuilding-grandma-standells.html?spref=tw …

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Molly Beck @MollyBeckSJR17h

City aldermen, SHG faculty sought for superintendent search committee: http://www.sj-r.com/blogs/morningbell/x369946051/Council-members-SHG-faculty-to-be-on-superintendent-committee …

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Bob Gough @QuincyBob17h

Schock with veterans in Quincy. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNxSn39qeBU&feature=youtu.be …

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Illinois_Stage @Illinois_Stage17h

Gov Quinn is poised to sign ban on teen tanning http://qctimes.com/news/state-and-regional/illinois/quinn-set-to-sign-teen-tanning-ban/article_f100712f-c19f-5c8e-8298-3da7378d6b04.html …

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David Thomas @DaveThomas515017h

I’ve interviewed Jim Tobin about pensions once http://capitolfax.com/2013/08/08/tobin-%e2%80%9cyeah-2015-is-about-right-for-state-bankruptcy/ … #twill

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Daily Northwestern @thedailynu17h

A coalition of Evanston nonprofits kicked off their campaign to fund employment training programs earlier this wek: http://bit.ly/17AiJmm

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Ron Sandack @RonSandack17h

Then he’s got to get a state appointment, yes? RT @CThomasABC7: Nobody turns out IL Dem voters like Frank Zuccarelli, @GovernorQuinn‘s

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Charles Thomas @CThomasABC717h

Nobody turns out IL Dem voters like Frank Zuccarelli, @GovernorQuinn‘s #CTAnominee. http://yfrog.com/obctjdhj

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Daily Chronicle @Daily_Chronicle18h

West Nile virus found in DeKalb County: http://shawurl.com/plh

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Daniel Biss @danielbiss18h

Please join me, @KwameRaoul, Colleen Daley & Marjorie Fujara to discuss gun laws on Sunday, 3pm at the Levy Center: http://www.senatorbiss.com/index.php/component/content/article/1-latest-news/111-critical-issues-series …

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Illinews @Illinews18h

NW Herald: City of Crystal Lake may take District 155 to court over football renovationshttp://bit.ly/14p4Fyi

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VernonHills Review @VernonHillsPPN18h

On this day: First night game at Wrigley Field http://bit.ly/179xJJ7

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SJ-R Breaking News @SJRbreaking18h

Jacksonville chamber sponsoring ‘Super Scramble’ http://bit.ly/15fUojY

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Dan Rutherford @RutherfordDan18h

Good to see Will Decker, owner of @Norb_Andys in #Springfield.pic.twitter.com/LTbAbnC1Lj

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Bill Foster @RepBillFoster18h

Was great to tour @NASSspine today in @BRVillage. pic.twitter.com/9gmNDJFqDY

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Aricka Flowers @ArickaFlowers18h

Daley Calls Out Quinn For Cronyism, Stays Mum About Patronage Under Brotherhttp://ow.ly/2yZPiU

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Bill Daley @BillDaleyIL18h

I call on @governorquinn to withdraw nomination of Frank Zuccarelli If not Senate should reject #cta #enoughisenough pic.twitter.com/BrTHWpvl1C

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IL Senate Democrats @ILSenDems18h

Will we see you at the @ILStateFair for a lemonade shake up and a corn dog? Enjoy, Illinois.

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Jim Dallke @jdallke18h

Thought the Wrigley Field stadium renovations were controversial? Read what’s going on at CL South football stadium http://shawurl.com/pl8

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Mark Kirk @SenatorKirk18h

Vets can meet one-on-one w/more than 80 of the area’s top employers Aug 14 at Central#Illinois #Veterans Job Fair http://www.kirk.senate.gov/?p=blog&id=834

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Illinews @Illinews18h

KSDK: Cahokia Post Office expected to reopen Monday http://on.ksdk.com/15RT4Kp

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Barrington Courier @Barrington_CR18h

Large, suburban corporate campuses hard to fill: http://bit.ly/1cxxwWi

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Illinews @Illinews18h

WMAQ: Ernie Banks To Get Presidential Medal of Freedom: Reporthttp://bit.ly/1cguNRO

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Dan Rutherford @RutherfordDan18h

Lunch in #Springfield @norb_andys A hamburger Horseshoe. No jog this morning, but walking state fair parade so that helps

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Rich Miller @capitolfax18h

Capitol Fax #twill Tobin: “Yeah, 2015 is about right” for state bankruptcy: * Taxpayers United President Jim T… http://bit.ly/15fJ2wv

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Rich Miller @capitolfax18h

Capitol Fax #twill Question of the day: * Gov. Pat Quinn and Thornton Thornton Township Supervisor/Democratic … http://bit.ly/15fJ1sp

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Rich Miller @capitolfax18h

Capitol Fax #twill Feds indict former IDPH chief of staff: * I really don’t like the idea of federal prosecuto… http://bit.ly/15fJ1sf

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natasha korecki @natashakorecki18h

Cronyism under Mayor Daley pre-dated and post-dated Hired Truckhttp://voices.suntimes.com/early-and-often/politics/bill-daley-blasts-gov-quinn-over-crony-appointment-but-wont-discuss-patronage-under-brothers-tenure-as-mayor/ … via@suntimes

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Illinews @Illinews19h

Peoria: $1 million Powerball ticket sold at Canton Casey’s http://bit.ly/15RLLCC

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Illinews @Illinews19h

Peoria PR: Durbin touts Senate-backed immigration reform bill http://bit.ly/14oPULX

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Michael Spaulding @MikeWSOY19h

Former Chief of Staff for the IDPH charged with bribery http://bit.ly/14ADLGJ

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Kyle McCarter @SenatorMcCarter19h

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/3048873/posts … Billionaire prince warns of impact on revenue because of new… http://fb.me/RtD5gIgF

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Bernie Schoenburg @bschoenburg19h

http://bit.ly/15ReB3k My column today: Flynn Hanners on Wes Barr ads on some radio stations, but not his; remembering Jerry Gott

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Elaine Nekritz @ElaineNekritz19h

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Illinois House GOP @ilhousegop19h

Are you fed up with Illinois Corruption? Sign @RebootIllinos petition here:http://shar.es/y4AGU #ReformIL #TransparentIL

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Illinews @Illinews19h

Aurora: Kendall may vote again on electric aggregation http://bit.ly/15ft05A

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Illinois House GOP @ilhousegop20h

Latest on our Blog: Metra mess lifts veil on what hasn’t changed in Illinois politicshttp://goo.gl/fb/ZmOR1

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Mike Frerichs @MikeforIllinois20h

Don’t forget to join me + @AndyManar in #Springfield tonight 4 the State Fair Twilight Parade! We’re entry #24 #twill pic.twitter.com/OMcOTJtsWl

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Kristen Schorsch @kschorsch20h

Illinois Medical District snags $900,000 grant to revamp aging building.http://tinyurl.com/n4f2ldq

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Tom Miller@NewsradioWJPF20h

Lt. Governor Sheila Simon today announced her plans for the 2013 Illinois State Fair, which include the third… http://fb.me/2zesmkhBo

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Mike Frerichs @MikeforIllinois20h

Glad that @GovernorQuinn is visiting #Urbana today to announce neccessary capital bill funding I voted for. http://www.news-gazette.com/news/local/2013-08-07/governor-visit-urbana-thursday.html … #twill

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Kristen Schorsch @kschorsch20h

Northwestern Memorial to take on debt in doctor deal. http://tinyurl.com/n4f2ldq

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Darlene Senger @DarleneSenger20h

Detroit shows the perils of what happens when gov’t over-regulates, over-spends & over-borrows. It’s Time to act now! http://bit.ly/13myix1

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Mike Frerichs @MikeforIllinois20h

Yesterday I ended the day at Rep. Bradley’s BBQ. Good to run into Franklin County#Democrats Chair, Jim Eaton. #twill pic.twitter.com/VlKZPcmSUS

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Rich Miller @capitolfax20h

Capitol Fax #twill A lack of interest: * Yesterday was a light blogging day because I was on the road, speakin… http://bit.ly/15RoG2E

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Rich Miller @capitolfax20h

Capitol Fax #twill Trouble ahead: * Bill Daley called today for Gov. Pat Quinn to withdraw his possibly illega… http://bit.ly/15RoEYL

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Rich Miller @capitolfax20h

Capitol Fax #twill Rutherford on gay marriage, what it is to be a Republican and the rumor: * Treasurer Dan Ru… http://bit.ly/15RoEYB

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Illinews @Illinews20h

WHBF: Daley blasts Gov. Quinn for CTA board appointment http://bit.ly/14ox7jO

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Sheila Simon @SheilaSimonIL20h

Looking forward to walking with staff in the Twilight Parade this evening! RT if I’ll see you at the @ILStateFair!

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Judy Baar Topinka @JudyBaarTopinka20h

Can’t wait to kick off the 2013 #IllinoisStateFair tonight! Lots of fun planned at the Comptroller’s Tent this week! pic.twitter.com/Nr2alvFiSA

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Charles Thomas @CThomasABC720h

.@GovernorQuinn touts $47m in capital grants for financially-strapped small hospitals.http://yfrog.com/o0itzqcj

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Illinews @Illinews20h

WILL: Judges Approve Cameras for Courts In Sixth Judicial Circuit http://bit.ly/148GLmo

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Rosalind Rossi @rosalindrossi21h

Transcripts at the Ready: House Speaker #MikeMadigan hands out #AlexCliffordtranscripts to rebut #Metra questions. http://bit.ly/1cNl2Z4

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Bill Foster @RepBillFoster21h

Thanks to the @jolietchamber, I had the opportunity to speak with new teachers and principals in the Joliet region. pic.twitter.com/PliORJUpL1

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IL Senate Democrats @ILSenDems21h

Haine reappointed to military base committee, regional planning commissionhttp://bit.ly/148CRtN

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Wally Haas @whaas1721h

Sometimes you just have to go with it and have some fun. That’s what I did with tomorrow’s edit. @rrstar

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Rich Miller @capitolfax21h

Capitol Fax #twill The Chicago way: * When people complain how difficult it is to start a business in Chicago … http://bit.ly/1cfYBOo

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Rich Miller @capitolfax21h

Capitol Fax #twill Rate the video: * From a Sheila Simon campaign e-mail… Last week was an amazing experience…. http://bit.ly/1cfYzpC

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Illinews @Illinews21h

Jacksonville: Editorial: New domestic violence laws good start http://bit.ly/15f8oKR

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Dan Rutherford @RutherfordDan21h

It is great to have such a tremendous amount of support at our breakfast fundraiser in McLean County. #GOP pic.twitter.com/U5RcrprVN7

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Dillard for Governor @KirkDillard21h

#Eidservice in Bolingbrook with Mayor Roger Claar. pic.twitter.com/InsknOQJd6

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Rick Pearson @rap3021h

#ILGov Dem candidate Bill Daley, rapping Gov Quinn for cronyism, says he’s his own man, regardless of what his brother did as Chicago mayor.

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Mark Kirk @SenatorKirk21h

.@StateDept needs to take closer look at Nisman report on #Iranian links to terrorism in Latin America http://hrld.us/14AnrWd

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IL Senate Democrats @ILSenDems22h

New law encourages hunters not to waste meat http://bit.ly/13QoE5x

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IL Senate Democrats @ILSenDems22h

Governor Signs Hunter Medical Aid for Incarcerated http://bit.ly/13QoGKC

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Rich Miller @capitolfax22h

Capitol Fax #twill Not soon: * Speaker Madigan was initially opposed to creating the pension reform conference… http://bit.ly/14oacFm

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Rich Miller @capitolfax22h

Capitol Fax #twill Trouble in paradise: * From Monique Garcia at the Tribune… When Illinois Attorney General L… http://bit.ly/13Qnuaa

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Illinois House GOP @ilhousegop22h

What’s it going to take? #reformIL #transparentIL http://www.thecaucusblog.com/2013/08/metra-mess-lifts-veil-on-what-hasnt.html?spref=tw …

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ILSenateGOP @ILSenateGOP22h

This summer Senator Sue Rezin (R-Morris) spearheaded a high school internship program to place students in… http://fb.me/S8m6GXDz

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Sen. Mattie Hunter @SenatorHunter22h

NEWS: Governor Signs Hunter Medical Aid for Incarcerated http://senatorhunter.com/index.php/news/319-governor-signs-hunter-medical-aid-for-incarcerated …

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Sue Rezin @SenatorRezin22h

Click to read about a program Sen. Rezin spearheaded: Minooka-Channahon Life | Four MCHS students learning on the job http://www.mymclife.com/2013/07/16/four-mchs-students-learning-on-the-job/akv9d64/ …

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Illinews @Illinews22h

Aurora: More state funds approved for Route 59 project http://bit.ly/148eA75

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Adam Kinzinger @RepKinzinger22h

Today I’m embarking on a Sixteenth District energy tour, visiting natural gas, nuclear, hydropower, and ethanol producing facilities #IL16

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La Shawn K Ford @lashawnfordjobs22h

Job Leads from State Rep. La Shawn K. Ford’s Workforce Development#constantcontact http://conta.cc/176LNTJ

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Illinois House GOP @ilhousegop23h

LINCOLN STORIES: Done With The Bible http://www.thecaucusblog.com/2013/08/lincoln-stories-done-with-bible.html?spref=tw …

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Illinois House GOP @ilhousegop23h

In The Know Illinois: SIU, Bodybuilding Grandma & The Standells!http://www.intheknowillinois.com/2013/08/siu-bodybuilding-grandma-standells.html?spref=tw …

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Jon Hilkevitch @jhilkevitch23h

Residents sound off on North Lake Shore Drive overhaul http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-lake-shore-drive-overhaul-20130807,0,6575471.story …

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Dan Proft @DanProft23h

Best and worst cities for job growth in largest 200 metro areas. Peoria and Lake Co, IL, in bottom 10. #forbes #twill http://www.forbes.com/sites/kurtbadenhausen/2013/08/07/graphic-best-and-worst-cities-for-jobs/ …

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Deanese’Neacy’Harris @neacynewslady23h

Fake cops pull driver over on I-57, steal wallet http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-men-impersonate-police-steal-drivers-wallet-20130808,0,6617470.story …

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Illinews @Illinews23h

DeKalb: Local taxis not popular in late-night DeKalb http://bit.ly/15ee08f

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Illinews @Illinews23h

DeKalb: Democrats to host candidate training http://bit.ly/15edZRL

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Chicago Tribune @chicagotribune23h

Attacker tells Blue Line CTA worker, ‘Shut up or I will cut you’ http://trib.in/16wTdzz

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Sen. Kwame Raoul @KwameRaoul23h

#tbt "@WVON1690: .@TheMattyMatt84 & State Sen. Kwame Raoul broadcasting live at Taste of @WVON1690 pic.twitter.com/mZlCpOOkTU"

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WSIU Public Radio @WSIURadio8 Aug

As August Recess sends lawmakers back to districts, threat of a shutdown looms:http://ow.ly/nK7GZ

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Cindy Wojdyla Cain @CindyWojCain8 Aug

Durbin, Foster rally support for immigration reform in #Joliet – Joliet Herald Newshttp://bit.ly/14nHILY

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Tom Miller@NewsradioWJPF8 Aug

Gov Quinn in Mt Vernon today

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Radio Group News @RadioGroupNews18 Aug

Governor Pat Quinn still has nearly 400 pieces of legislation to sign, veto or change before the end of the month.

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Dan Mihalopoulos @dmihalopoulos8 Aug

@MarkBrownCST on how guv’s appointment of hack deviates from what the old Pat Quinn would have said http://www.suntimes.com/news/brown/21794386-452/brown-plenty-of-transparency-in-reformer-quinns-cta-appointment-of-zuccarelli.html … #twill"

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Dan Proft @DanProft8 Aug

Do you think when Mike and Lisa Madigan have dinner the meal is governed by Robert’s Rules of Order with a parliamentarian present? #twill

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Illinews @Illinews8 Aug

Peoria PR: Congressman Rodney Davis says fellow lawmakers shouldn’t focus on government shutdown http://bit.ly/15Qn7lC

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Thomas Frisbie @thomasfrisbie8 Aug

Great Illinois/Chicago civics lesson today from Mark Brown. http://ow.ly/nK4v7 #twill#CTA

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Illinois House GOP @ilhousegop8 Aug

Latest on our Blog: LINCOLN STORIES: Done With The Bible http://goo.gl/fb/mDEjb

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