Today’s headlines — Tuesday, Oct. 15

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danielbiss: No questions about the defense? RT @paschutz @mjzalewski @AP Who get’s the ball? And is the Bears’ 2012 O-Line blocking or the 2013 O-Line?? No questions about the defense? RT @paschutz @mjzalewski @AP Who get’s the ball? And is the Bears’ 2012 O-Line blocking or the 2013 O-Line??
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RutherfordDan: Just finished pre-fundraiser event in #Pontiac for our Lt Gov Steve Kim. Gosh what great turn out&media #GOP #twill pic.twitter.com/lkFLw1i0AJ Just finished pre-fundraiser event in #Pontiac for our Lt Gov Steve Kim. Gosh what great turn out&media #GOP #twillpic.twitter.com/lkFLw1i0AJ

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RutherfordDan: Making remarks at sponsor reception in #Pontiac before fundraiser. The room is packed! #GOP #twill pic.twitter.com/QBEsOEqvzK Making remarks at sponsor reception in #Pontiac before fundraiser. The room is packed! #GOP #twill pic.twitter.com/QBEsOEqvzK

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RonSandack: @EdSullivanforIL @SandyRiosTweet Well, that’s 1 way to "help"… keep status quo. Some R’s just want to fight other R’s, while Rome burns. @EdSullivanforIL @SandyRiosTweet Well, that’s 1 way to "help"… keep status quo. Some R’s just want to fight other R’s, while Rome burns.

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McHenrySheriff: Harvesting in @McHenryCountyIL is in full swing. Watch for trucks entering & exiting the fields pic.twitter.com/7FC83I4Jd1 Harvesting in @McHenryCountyIL is in full swing. Watch for trucks entering & exiting the fields pic.twitter.com/7FC83I4Jd1

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mjzalewski: .@CThomasABC7 dynamics of committee more nuanced than what ur "sources" suggest Charles. & we’ve built bill. Have to put in end zone. .@CThomasABC7 dynamics of committee more nuanced than what ur "sources" suggest Charles. & we’ve built bill. Have to put in end zone.

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RahmEmanuel: Bring us the finest muffins and bagels in all the land to celebrate RT @WhitfordBradley: I did it. I’m tweeting. @BaileeMadison forced me. 15 Bring us the finest muffins and bagels in all the land to celebrate RT @WhitfordBradley: I did it. I’m tweeting. @BaileeMadison forced me.

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RutherfordDan: I’m live on @WJBC #BloNo tomorrow (10/15) at 7:10am w/ @Laughlin1230 & @colleenrey. Tune in! #twillI’m live on @WJBC #BloNo tomorrow (10/15) at 7:10am w/ @Laughlin1230 & @colleenrey. Tune in! #twill

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APOConnor: Naw, blood is not flowing in the halls of the #IL state Capitol. That’s just the newly painted floor in the basement. pic.twitter.com/PUMm7ZfvZo Naw, blood is not flowing in the halls of the #IL state Capitol. That’s just the newly painted floor in the basement.pic.twitter.com/PUMm7ZfvZo

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The Daily Northwestern
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn grants former Northwestern football player’s clemency request A former Northwestern football player is among 65 people whose clemency requests were granted Friday by Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn. Charged with battery in 2004, ex-linebacker Braden Jones is now eligible to expunge his court records. The Illinois Prisoner Review Board did not specify the incident that led to the charge, though Jones had a history of violence before then-football coach Randy Walker a

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The Daily Northwestern
Northwestern gives $188K to Chicago, Evanston youth groups Northwestern announced Monday it will donate more than $188,000 to six youth organizations in Chicago and Evanston. The money comes from the football bowl revenues relinquished by Penn State to other Big Ten schools earlier this year. Each group will receive about $31,000, according to the University. “These organizations provide important services to protect and assist children and youths in Evan

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Chicago Sun-Times
Prison watchdog group opposes boosting gun violation sentences 25 The John Howard Association said the proposed bill backed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez would “radically change current law, which allows judges to use their discretion” and employ alternatives to prison, such as the Cook County Jail’s boot camp.

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The State Journal-Register Opinions RSS
Letter: Why tax-paying workers are leaving state Why is it that our legislators continue to twiddle their thumbs when it comes to the financial mess we are in as a state? Maybe it’s because the money is leaving.

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Our Opinion: Say yes to a helping hand for the homeless Ray Rodgers didn’t have much going for him. He was homeless and wandered the streets of Springfield, searching for food and fellowship where he could find it.

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WHBF – More Local News
Quinn: other states in mix for fertilizer plant Gov. Pat Quinn says others states are being considered as the possible home of a $1.2 billion fertilizer plant.

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Peoria Public Radio
Quinn mostly absent during pension negotiations 1 As he runs for re-election, Governor Pat Quinn is staking a lot on getting something done with Illinois’ pensions. He’s even making a show of asking the state Supreme Court let him cancel legislators’ salaries until it’s done.

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Dewitt Daily News News
Governor Quinn To Withhold Pay Until Pension Reform Passed 1 GOVERNOR PAT QUINN SAYS HE WILL NOT ACCEPT A PAYCHECK UNTIL LAWMAKERS PASS A COMPREHENSIVE PENSION REFORM BILL. GOVERNOR QUINN SAYS HE STILL DISAGREES WITH A COURT RULING THAT OVERTURNED HIS ORDER FOR THE LEGISLATURE NOT TO GET PAID UNTIL PENSION RE…

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Governor Quinn Still Wants To Strip Lawmaker Pay 1 Governor Quinn is sticking to his guns when it comes to stripping lawmakers’ pay. He explains why he’s asked the Supreme Court to back him. :rddNoPay11.mp3 Quinn slashed lawmakers’ pay in July, but a judge ordered the comptroller to…

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Journal-Courier – opinion,opinion/
Editorial: Colleges add so much to community Everybody loves a parade.

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News-Gazette.com
Legislative hearings planned on UI labor school The status of the University of Illinois School of Labor and Employment Relations will be the subject of a legislative hearing in Chicago this week and in Springfield next week. One of the smallest academic units on campus, the school has been targeted for possible consolidation with other campus units for several years. URBANA — The status of the University of Illinois School of Labor and E

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News-Gazette.com
State’s insurance ruling discriminatory I would like to know why state retirees are singled out as the problem causing the financial disaster of this state and not allowed to use one of the finest medical centers in the nation. We have all worked many years to receive these benefits promised to us through our contracts and have contributed our share during our working years. read more

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Google Alerts – illinois
Illinois Fire Inspector with Multiple Sclerosis Fights for Job A fire inspector living with multiple sclerosis says he still has what it takes to serve the public. But his boss argued David Sackett can no longer perform essential …

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Illinois finalist for ‘chief world explorer’ job chooses Bayonne for … Illinois finalist for ‘chief world explorer’ job chooses Bayonne for tourist-destination video. Mickey Mangan interviews Bayonne Mayor Mark Smith for his contest …

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Editorial: Stop the Illiana Expressway – Chicago Tribune Editorial: Stop the Illiana ExpresswayChicago TribuneGO TO 2040 promotes investment in roads and other infrastructure close to existing development, rather than spending scarce public dollars keeping up with poorly organized sprawl. The plan was approved three years ago by both the … according to CMAP …

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Duckworth Talks Local Impact Of Government Shutdown On House Floor (VIDEO) – Progress Illinois 4 Chicago Sun-TimesDuckworth Talks Local Impact Of Government Shutdown On House Floor (VIDEO)Progress IllinoisU.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL, 8) discussed some of the local impact the federal government shutdown has had in her district during remarks made on the House floor Saturday. The congresswoman said zero Small Business Administration (SBA) loans …Tammy Duckworth: Small business in my distr

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Study Shows Affordable Care Act Affect 2 The Affordable Care Act will cut the number of people without health insurance in Illinois almost in half, but it won’t eliminate the problem, according to a new …

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More Healthcare Act Scam Reminders 4 Law enforcement and watchdog groups are united in their call for people to keep an eye out for scammers looking to make a quick buck off the new healthcare …

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illinois – Google News
Marriage in Illinois: The Urgency of Now – Huffington Post 15 Huffington PostMarriage in Illinois: The Urgency of NowHuffington PostState Rep. Ken Dunkin hosted a benefit for his re-election campaign Oct. 10. He is the chief co-sponsor of the marriage equality bill. He’s pictured here with fellow reps at the event, from left: Dunkin, Christian Mitchell (South Side), Greg Harris …Gov. Pat Quinn among speakers at Illinois march for marriage on equality

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Riverton Superintendent Resigns 100+ Riverton School Superintendent Tom Mulligan submitted his resignation at ….. ABC Newschannel 20 digs deep into the Springfield police document shredding …

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Discussion of sales tax hike draws superintendent support Superintendents in the Auburn, Ball-Chatham, Pleasant Plains and Springfield school districts also told The State Journal-Register they support a new sales tax …

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Candidate Tracy: Illinois needs change – Paris Beacon News Candidate Tracy: Illinois needs changeParis Beacon News (subscription)JILL TRACY has served in the Illinois House of Representatives for seven years, but she is giving up her seat to serve as Kirk Dillard’s running mate for the 2014 Republican gubernatorial nomination. (Beacon-News Photo/G.HENRY). Posted: Tuesday …No rest for Huskers after rough stretch

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Group Says Masturbation to Be Taught Under New IL Sex Ed Law – Huffington Post 16 Group Says Masturbation to Be Taught Under New IL Sex Ed LawHuffington Post"The bill does not contain anything even remotely resembling what they’re quoting here," Cassidy said. "In that law, only school districts that choose to provide sex ed will be required to ensure that the curriculum is evidence based, inclusive of …

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illinois judiciary – Google News
Our View: County on wrong side of cameras in the courtroom – Northwest Herald Our View: County on wrong side of cameras in the courtroomNorthwest HeraldChief Justice Thomas Kilbride will yield control of the Illinois Supreme Court this month to a new chief justice, Rita Garman. … Garman, who will mark her 40th anniversary in the judiciary in January, appears to be fully on board with Kilbride’s …

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michael madigan – Google News
Kadner: Quinn asks mayors to save Illiana – SouthtownStar Kadner: Quinn asks mayors to save IllianaSouthtownStarBut the fact is, in the past, they always backed down when Chicago political leaders such as House Speaker Michael Madigan (D-Chicago) applied political pressure. There is one reason a South Suburban Airport was not built more than 20 years ago, after …

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illinois retail – Google News
Greg Baise: Illinois is closing one day at a time – The State Journal-Register Greg Baise: Illinois is closing one day at a timeThe State Journal-RegisterI traveled via Route 29, passing the small towns that dot the Illinois River, seeing empty manufacturing facilities, cafes, gas stations and small retail establishments that once thrived. More towns that reflect a tired image of an era gone by. When I …

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Chicago Business – Blogs – On Politics
Rep. Lipinski pushes Obama on budget deal 4 The Obama White House is getting a nudge from a Chicago congressman to compromise on a budget deal as Oct. 17’s threatened federal default nears.In a statement and an interview, U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski — a Democrat, but a relatively conservative one — said he’d like to revive a version of a proposed deal that the White House rejected over the weekend but that now seems to be returning to life on it

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State Doles Out Local Road Money 2 Urbana – State officials have announced nearly $10 million in grants for municipalities to improve local transportation, including $6.4 million for eastern Illinois …

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Updated: Quinn hopeful over pension reform 4 Governor Pat Quinn holds a press conference in the Busey Bank parking lot in downtown … Pat Quinn said Tuesday in Urbana that he remains hopeful a special …

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Google Alerts – illinois pensions
Local Legislators Talk Springfield Pension Reform Process 2 Whenever you gather a group of legislators together and open up the floor for audience questions chances are that Illinois’ pension debacle is bound to come …

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Governor Teases New Construction Program By Jim Anderson – Illinois Radio Network … and we were able to get it done in 10 weeks, get a new law, Illinois Job Now, passed,” he said in Marion, where he …

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Nobel Winners from Illinois By John Gregory – Illinois Radio Network. Illinois is home to two of the latest Nobel Prize winners. Eugene Fama and Lars Peter Hansen, both professors at the …

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McKinney announces candidacy for 75th District Jacqueline McKinney announced Saturday she was running for the Republication nomination for the 75th District Illinois House Seat. (Jean Tyrell for Shaw …

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David Gill Says ObamaCare Doesn’t Go Far Enough – Illinois Review
State Rep. Cavaletto announces re-election bid SALEM, IL – State Representative John Cavaletto (R–Salem) has announced he will seek re-election in 2014. In a press release, the retired teacher and school administrator said he would "continue to fight to end Illinois’ tax and spend spiral," as…

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Illinois politicians take constituents’ questions on Affordable Care Act In addition to avoiding some of the technological problems the ACA’s national rollout, Gabel said having a state exchange would give Illinois independence from …

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Ill. 1 of 6 states to get veterans jobs program THE ASSOCIATED PRESS October 15, 2013 – 4:02 am EDT. Share/Save/Bookmark. SPRINGFIELD, Illinois — Illinois is one of six states chosen for a special …

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DailyHerald.com > Top News
Group urges ‘no’ vote on Kane County tax to help disabled 16 A loosely organizated group fronted by East Dundee Trustee and radio host Allen Skillicorn has formed in opposition to the pending Kane County tax increase that would benefit disabled residents. "Is creating another level of government the most efficient use of taxpayer money?" Skillicorn said. "Don’t Kane County residents already pay enough property taxes?

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Our View: Illinois Legislature, meet Congress – Peoria Journal Star Bellingham HeraldOur View: Illinois Legislature, meet CongressPeoria Journal StarThat doesn’t let Republicans off the hook — Illinois’ pension dereliction of duty over the last several decades absolutely has been a bipartisan phenomenon — but the numbers are what they are, and Democrats alone have the authority to govern Illinois.Legislative Panel Stalls Over Pension-Ending PlanCloser Look: Pensio

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WICS Top Stories
Mayor Introduces Whistleblower Protection 1 Less than three months after he asked the Illinois State Police to investigate how Newschannel 20 obtained documents regarding the shredding of Springfield Police Internal Affairs files, Mayor Mike Houston is introducing a Whistleblower Protection Policy. …

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E-cigarettes slow to catch on among area smokers – Quincy Herald … 8 E-cigarettes slow to catch on among area smokers – Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois …. E-cigarette use has doubled among middle school and high school age …

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RonSandack: Time for leadership from our Governor re pension reform? He’s not merely "Signer-in-Chief." It’s OK to get involved. http://abclocal.go.com/wls/story?section=news/politics&id=9286959 … Time for leadership from our Governor re pension reform? He’s not merely "Signer-in-Chief." It’s OK to get involved. http://abclocal.go.com/wls/story?section=news/politics&id=9286959

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mjzalewski: .@dmihalopoulos disagree. piece accurately reflects there are differences among members that need to be reconciled for us to finalize deal. .@dmihalopoulos disagree. piece accurately reflects there are differences among members that need to be reconciled for us to finalize deal.

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RepBerrios: “@PaladarChicago: We love our #Teachers! Come see us for 10% off and drink specials just for you! Please RT! #LoganSquare” “@PaladarChicago: We love our #Teachers! Come see us for 10% off and drink specials just for you! Please RT! #LoganSquare”

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EdSullivanforIL: Got a robo-call from @SandyRiosTweet & IL Families 1st to defeat @EdSullivanforIL for supporting #marriagequality. I pushed 1 to help. #not Got a robo-call from @SandyRiosTweet & IL Families 1st to defeat @EdSullivanforIL for supporting #marriagequality. I pushed 1 to help. #not

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mjzalewski: Ha! “@danielbiss: @paschutz @mjzalewski @AP I think we’re playing against the ’85 legislature.” Ha! “@danielbiss: @paschutz @mjzalewski @AP I think we’re playing against the ’85 legislature.”

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Rep. Danny Davis Hopeful For Deal To End Shutdown, Raise Debt Ceilling – CBS2 Chicago 4 Rep. Danny Davis Hopeful For Deal To End Shutdown, Raise Debt CeillingCBS2 ChicagoCHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago Congressman Danny Davis says he has cautious hopes that Democrats and Republicans will resolve their stalemate over the budget, ending a partial federal shutdown and avoiding a devastating debt crisis, reports WBBM …

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Mike Lawrence: Illinois must invest in itself and its people Many taxpayers have focused in recent weeks on the copper-plated doors newly installed at the Capitol. Critics rap them as exorbitant; preservationists and architects deem them appropriate for the grand, historic building and stress they should last for at least 30 years.

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Rauner touts 401(k)-style state pension system – Bloomington Pantagraph Rauner touts 401(k)-style state pension systemBloomington Pantagraph“I’m not sure anything will be accomplished,” he said Monday, during a swing through the home territory of two of his Republican opponents, state Treasurer Dan Rutherford of Pontiac and state Sen. Bill Brady of Bloom-ington. The other announced …

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MikeforIllinois: I hope my friends in the Italian American community had a great #ColumbusDay today! #twill I hope my friends in the Italian American community had a great #ColumbusDay today! #twill

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CThomasABC7: One week before veto session, is IL GA’s Pension Reform Conf Cmte a bust? #twill http://abclocal.go.com/wls/story?section=news/politics&id=9286959 … One week before veto session, is IL GA’s Pension Reform Conf Cmte a bust? #twill http://abclocal.go.com/wls/story?section=news/politics&id=9286959

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LakeCountyIL: @lakecountyil Board Considers Recommended FY 2014 Budget at hearings Oct. 15 and Oct. 16 http://ow.ly/pOrcf @lakecountyil Board Considers Recommended FY 2014 Budget at hearings Oct. 15 and Oct. 16 http://ow.ly/pOrcf

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DailyHerald.com > Top News
Cubs ticket prices remain flat for 2014 3 The price of a ticket to a game at Wrigley Field next season will cost no more than it did this year. The price will range from $8 for upper-deck reserved seats for games with little demand to $112 for marquee-game club box seats. A 12 percent Chicago and Cook County amusement tax will be added to the price of each ticket.

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SIU Hall of Famer Joe C. Meriweather dead at 59 5 2013-10-14T17:16:00Z 2013-10-14T17:19:58Z SIU Hall of Famer Joe C. Meriweather dead at 59BY TODD HEFFERMAN, The Southern The Southern.

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WREX – 13 News Headlines
One year after Singer closes, patients find care in downtown Rockford 9 With Singer Mental Health Center closed for good, patients needing medical attention look for help elsewhere, and find it in downtown Rockford.

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Central Illinois is home to some of the highest and lowest gas prices in the sta… Central Illinois is home to some of the highest and lowest gas prices in the state. Find out where drivers should stop and fill up.Gas prices steep in some parts of statewww.illinoishomepage.netSPRINGFIELD — If you plan to fill up your tank, get ready to dig a little deeper into your pockets.

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WICS Top Stories
Quinn Announces More Money for Construction Gov. Pat Quinn made a brief stop in east central Illinois today. The Chicago Democrat announced millions of dollars in grants for local road construction projects. While announcing multimillion-dollar grants that will create jobs and repair local roads, the governor also stressed the importance of allowing local government to choose where and how to use the funds. …

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Trib_ed_board: Ever wondered how the editorial board works? Here’s your chance to find out: http://bit.ly/1dWYXqy Ever wondered how the editorial board works? Here’s your chance to find out: http://bit.ly/1dWYXqy

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pekintimes.com
Other voices: Pension reform Is ‘less unconstitutional’ enough where pension reform concerned?Illinois Senate President John Cullerton has signed off on a pension reform compromise, which should considerably enhance its chances of passing the Legislature, if not of surviving judicial scrutiny.

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Poshard: Gov’t shutdown doesn’t hurt SIU, default will – The Southern Poshard: Gov’t shutdown doesn’t hurt SIU, default willThe Southern“I want everyone to know that Southern Illinois University has the financial stability to maintain full operations” Poshard said. “Monies due to the university from the federal government for the fall semester have been received and our own fiscal …

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Exelon Celebrates "Careers in Energy Week" in Illinois with Events … Pat Quinn recently issued a proclamation declaring Oct. 14 — 20, 2013, a weeklong celebration of the important role energy workers play in Illinois. "Careers in …

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Rep. Danny Davis Hopeful For Deal To End Shutdown, Raise Debt Ceilling – CBS2 Chicago 4 Rep. Danny Davis Hopeful For Deal To End Shutdown, Raise Debt CeillingCBS2 ChicagoCHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago Congressman Danny Davis says he has cautious hopes that Democrats and Republicans will resolve their stalemate over the budget, ending a partial federal shutdown and avoiding a devastating debt crisis, reports WBBM …

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Governor Quinn Announces Program to Help Service Members Find Civilian Employment – Illinois is One of Six States Participating in a National Governors Association Program to Help Certify Veterans for In-Demand Jobs CHICAGO – Governor Pat Quinn today announced that Illinois is one of six states selected for a special program to help those leaving military service attain certification for in-demand civilian careers. The Veterans Licensing and Certification Demonstration Policy Academy, formed by the National Governors Association (NGA), will help selected states create clear pathways for veterans to obtain sta

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Governor Quinn Announces Transportation Investments as Part of Vision to Drive Chicago’s Southland Forward – $3.4 Million in Investments Will Help Local Governments Fund Road Projects; Part of Regional Plan That Includes South Suburban Airport and Illiana ExpresswayTINLEY PARK – Governor Pat Quinn today addressed the Chicago Southland Chamber of Commerce and outlined his economic vision for the south suburbs of Chicago, which includes creating thousands of jobs building the Illiana Expressway and South Suburban Airport. Governor Quinn also announced $3.4 million in capital investments for local governments in south suburban communities and Kankakee County.

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NBC Chicago – Top Stories
Daley Leads Tour of Maggie Daley Park 44 Former Mayor Richard Daley offered in inside look at Maggie Daley Park Monday. The space in Grant Park is still under construction, and is dedicated to Daley’s late wife who lost her nine-year battle with metastatic breast cancer on Thanksgiving Day in 2011. Daley led an Ideas Week tour of what will be Chicago’s newest park and offered NBC 5 exclusive access. The park will encompass 20 acres

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Duckworth backs Foster bill to target immigrant exploitation ELGIN — Susana Tinoco, an immigration counselor at Centro de Informacion in Elgin, had one client who had paid $1,500 two years ago to apply for legal …

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MikeforIllinois: Proud to have the support of @afscme31 in my race for State Treasurer. http://www.news-gazette.com/news/local/2013-10-13/tom-kacich-davis-may-be-close-1-million-soon.html … #twill #unions #organizedlabor Proud to have the support of @afscme31 in my race for State Treasurer. http://www.news-gazette.com/news/local/2013-10-13/tom-kacich-davis-may-be-close-1-million-soon.html … #twill #unions #organizedlabor

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MikeforIllinois: Had a great time in #Schaumburg yesterday at the Township #Democratic breakfast. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151781997046961.1073741848.191309156960&type=1 … #twill Had a great time in #Schaumburg yesterday at the Township #Democratic breakfast. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151781997046961.1073741848.191309156960&type=1 … #twill

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SenatorKirk: I was honored to nominate the Boehm family of Barrington for Angels in #Adoption award they rcvd from @CCAInstitute. pic.twitter.com/T0nLeFi9I0 I was honored to nominate the Boehm family of Barrington for Angels in #Adoption award they rcvd from @CCAInstitute.pic.twitter.com/T0nLeFi9I0

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MikeforIllinois: I hope my friends in the Italian American community had a great #ColumbusDay today! #twill I hope my friends in the Italian American community had a great #ColumbusDay today! #twill

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Downers Grove Patch
Downers Grove Patch Editor Bids Farewell Tuesday marks my last day at Patch, and I couldn’t leave without thanking all of you.

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Illinois_Stage: Former Illinois Senate President James "Pate" Philip still has a lot of money in his campaign account http://www.elections.il.gov/CampaignDisclosure/D2Quarterly.aspx?id=514232 … Former Illinois Senate President James "Pate" Philip still has a lot of money in his campaign account http://www.elections.il.gov/CampaignDisclosure/D2Quarterly.aspx?id=514232

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Duckworth backs Foster bill to target immigrant exploitation – Aurora Beacon News Duckworth backs Foster bill to target immigrant exploitationAurora Beacon NewsELGIN — Susana Tinoco, an immigration counselor at Centro de Informacion in Elgin, had one client who had paid $1,500 two years ago to apply for legal residency in the United States, she said. The person who took his money then told him he had to wait …

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MikeforIllinois: @thesouthern wrote about my #collegeaffordability hearing last week at @SIUC. http://thesouthern.com/news/local/education/group-learns-about-reasons-college-has-become-far-too-costly/article_a7cb2796-3230-11e3-929c-001a4bcf887a.html … #twill @thesouthern wrote about my #collegeaffordability hearing last week at @SIUC. http://thesouthern.com/news/local/education/group-learns-about-reasons-college-has-become-far-too-costly/article_a7cb2796-3230-11e3-929c-001a4bcf887a.html … #twill

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MikeforIllinois: I had a great time in Schaumburg this weekend with @ToniPreckwinkle @SheilaSimonIL @SenatorNoland! http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20131013/news/710139790/ … #Democrats #twill I had a great time in Schaumburg this weekend with @ToniPreckwinkle @SheilaSimonIL @SenatorNoland! http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20131013/news/710139790/ … #Democrats #twill

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MikeforIllinois: Had a great time in #Schaumburg yesterday at the Township #Democratic breakfast. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151781997046961.1073741848.191309156960&type=1 … #twill Had a great time in #Schaumburg yesterday at the Township #Democratic breakfast. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151781997046961.1073741848.191309156960&type=1 … #twill

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Anti-fracking group to present program in Vienna tonight – The Southern Anti-fracking group to present program in Vienna tonightThe SouthernVIENNA – A group opposed to the idea of hydraulic fracturing in Southern Illinois is hosting a public program tonight at the Vienna Public Library. The event, sponsored by SAFE (Southern Illinois Against Fracturing our Environment) goes from 7 p.m. to …

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chicagonewsnow: Duckworth: Shutdown costing small biz in my district losing $400k daily http://dlvr.it/47pCJf #chicagoDuckworth: Shutdown costing small biz in my district losing $400k daily http://dlvr.it/47pCJf #chicago

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LakeCountyIL: FY2014 recommended budget balanced at $487.7 million. The budget has remained flat for the last three years… http://ow.ly/pOrUp FY2014 recommended budget balanced at $487.7 million. The budget has remained flat for the last three years…http://ow.ly/pOrUp

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Local News
Tutors needed at Illinois Youth Center 9 Literacy Volunteers of Illinois will be seeking men and women who are compassionate, flexible and non-judgmental to become volunteer tutors for incarcerated youth at the Illinois Youth Center in St. Charles.

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Tweets from Illinews
Illinews: KFVS: Quinn announces $10M in grants for transportation http://bit.ly/19I4nEW KFVS: Quinn announces $10M in grants for transportation http://bit.ly/19I4nEW

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CrainsChicago: Editorial: Sorry, ADM, Illinois can’t afford your demands for tax credits http://fw.to/MikpK2g Editorial: Sorry, ADM, Illinois can’t afford your demands for tax creditshttp://fw.to/MikpK2g

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CThomasABC7: With GA veto session 8 days away, STILL no Conf. Cmte pension reform report. @GovernorQuinn: "What, me worry?" With GA veto session 8 days away, STILL no Conf. Cmte pension reform report. @GovernorQuinn: "What, me worry?"

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moniquegarcia: For a guy who spent all summer railing against lawmakers for lack of pension reform, Gov. Quinn has been pretty calm about the issue lately. For a guy who spent all summer railing against lawmakers for lack of pension reform, Gov. Quinn has been pretty calm about the issue lately.

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Medical Marijuana Could Bring New Jobs to Illinois 300+ He also said once people learn how medical marijuana can help sick people, they … Every week "Illinois Central" brings you the stories about the people in …

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Illinois Appellate Court Sustains Wendy′s Exclusion Of Insurance … Two months after our oral argument, the Appellate Court of Illinois on … not have to include its insurance subsidiary in its Illinois combined income tax returns.

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Rep Thomas Morrison on Pension Reform Contributing Correspondent, Jeff Berkowitz talks with Republican House member Thomas Morrison, about the state’s troubled pension systems. And we hear Rep Mo… From: IllinoisChannelTV Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 28:19 More in News & Politics

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McCarthy: Study Bolsters Call For Stiffer Firearms Sentences CHICAGO (STMW) – Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s argument for stiffer firearms … likely to get re-arrested for murder than other felons, his police superintendent says.

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LINK card service restored in Illinois, 16 other states – Bloomington Pantagraph ABC7Chicago.comLINK card service restored in Illinois, 16 other statesBloomington PantagraphCHICAGO — Shoppers in Illinois and 16 other states should be able to use their debit-style food stamp cards after vendor Xerox Corp. restored service following a system outage. Januari Smith is spokeswoman for the Illinois Department of Human Services.Food stamp debit cards not working in many statesLink ca

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Illinois considering new tax on paint SPRINGFIELD — Illinois taxpayers could soon be feeling a little blue when they go to the home improvement store for a can of paint. Under legislation …

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Illinois firm joins lawsuit against Pilot Flying J 2 The allegation was made by J.F. Freight Company, of Palatine, Illinois. J.F. Freight joined a lawsuit filed last week by FST Express, and the new allegations were …

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Illinois Appellate Court Sustains Wendy′s Exclusion Of Insurance … Two months after our oral argument, the Appellate Court of Illinois on October 7th … Since Illinois law does not permit insurance companies to be included in …

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Illinois Appellate Court respects characterization of captive … The trial court allowed defendant’s motion for summary judgment, finding Scioto was not an insurance company pursuant to the Illinois Income Tax Act.

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$800000 in grants to be used to improve roads in Ford, Iroquois … More than $800,000 in grants from Gov. Pat Quinn’s Illinois Jobs New! capital construction program will be used to improve roads in Ford and Iroquois counties.

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Raunerphobia Capitol Fax publisher Rich Miller today explains why that makes Rauner the most feared Republican among Illinois Democratic Party leaders. If he wins the …

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Tammy Duckworth: Small business in my district losing $400k a day because of shutdown U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) said just as businesses in her district were looking toward an economic recovery, the federal government shutdown and debt ceiling debate are threatening to deliver another blow. And it may be hitting her district harder than any other in the state. That’s because the 8th Congressional district, which covers portions Continue reading →

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Illinois considering new tax on paint – Quad City Times Illinois considering new tax on paintQuad City TimesThe organization formed a nonprofit group called PaintCare, which has been charged with running paint recycling programs in California, Oregon, Connecticut, Minnesota, Rhode Island and Vermont. While Illinois’ legislation doesn’t specify the amount of …

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Group Wants Referendum Asking State For More Money To Treat Mentally Ill – CBS2 Chicago Group Wants Referendum Asking State For More Money To Treat Mentally IllCBS2 ChicagoState Senator Mattie Hunter says it’s “ridiculous” that the state of Illinois has cut nearly $200 million from mental health programs. Richard Boykin, candidate for Cook County Board of Commissioners says that, “To send people to Cook County Jail for …

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Bob Dold re-emerges in 10th Congressional with $900k in fundraising 100+ Onetime U.S. Rep. Bob Dold (R-Ill.) is hoping to make a comeback in the 2014 off-year election and he’s announcing he has already raised $900,000. Brad Schneider (D-Ill.) beat out Dold in the 2012 election and is prepping for a rematch against the tenacious North Shore Republican. Dold’s campaign is trumpeting these fund-raising numbers as Continue reading →

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Anti-fracking group to present program in Vienna tonight The event, sponsored by SAFE (Southern Illinois Against Fracturing our Environment) goes from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the library, located at 401 Poplar Street in …

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ilhousegop: State Rep. Reboletti to assume new leadership position http://www.mysuburbanlife.com/2013/10/13/state-rep-reboletti-to-assume-new-leadership-position/afajhne/#.Ulw2AjC4jDI.twitter … via @mysuburbanlife State Rep. Reboletti to assume new leadership position http://www.mysuburbanlife.com/2013/10/13/state-rep-reboletti-to-assume-new-leadership-position/afajhne/#.Ulw2AjC4jDI.twitter … via @mysuburbanlife

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The Chicago Tribune runs the marathon Chicago Tribune online producer Charlie Johnson runs the 2013 Chicago Marathon and brings us along for the ride! For more video, visit http://chicagotribune…. From: ChicagoTribune Views: 13 0 ratings Time: 01:34 More in News & Politics

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Ameren gets OK to sell Ill. coal plants to Dynegy The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission says Ameren Corp. can sell five Illinois coal-fired plants to Houston-based Dynegy Inc. – though the deal still hinges on a pollution-control waiver.

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Dold pulls in $900K from Illinois donors 2 LIBERTYVILLE, IL – On the heels of entering the Illinois 10th District Congressional race, the Dold for Congress campaign today released its fundraising numbers for Q3, showing significant voter support with more than 90 percent of donations coming from individuals…

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State Rep. Reboletti to assume new leadership position – Suburban Life Publications State Rep. Reboletti to assume new leadership positionSuburban Life PublicationsDennis Reboletti (R-Elmhurst) was appointed to a new leadership position last week. House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) appointed Reboletti to assume the role of assistant minority leader for the House Republican caucus of the …

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Same-sex marriage becomes issue in Illinois Treasurer’s race – Voices Same-sex marriage becomes issue in Illinois Treasurer’s raceVoicesMike Frerichs (D-Champaign) is calling on his Republican challenger to support same-sex marriage. Frerichs had accused Republican Tom Cross — the former 10-year Illinois House minority leader — of not coming clean on the issue. “Illinoisans deserve …

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Channel 7 taps weatherman Troy Christensen – Chicago Business Journal Channel 7 taps weatherman Troy ChristensenChicago Business JournalChristensen grew up in suburban Naperville, IL., where he also volunteered at the Naperville Emergency Management Agency, helping that community become Illinois’ first "Storm ready" community. Christensen and his wife currently reside in suburban …

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CUB: Ill. residents can save on winter heat bills The Citizens Utility Board is urging Illinois consumers to conserve energy and take advantage of efficiency programs offered by utilities as winter approaches.

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Updated: Quinn hopeful over pension reform Gov. Pat Quinn said Tuesday in Urbana that he remains hopeful a special legislative committee can come up with a plan to resolve the state’s enormous pension debt this fall. URBANA — Gov. Pat Quinn said Tuesday in Urbana that he remains hopeful a special legislative committee can come up with a plan to resolve the state’s enormous pension debt this fall. read more

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Help former Sun-Times reporter Kara Spak make a ‘Jeopardy!’ comeback Former Sun-Times reporter Kara Spak made a nice chunk of change — and quite an impression — when she competed on “Jeopardy!” The five-time champ from Chicago pulled down $85,401 on America’s (and my) Favorite Quiz Show plus another $10,000 as semi-finalist in 2011′s Tournament of Champions. She also gave the memorable — and incorrect — Continue reading →

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KHQA: IL Legislature’s fall veto session just a week away and committee tasked with solving pension problem is divided http://bit.ly/1aEVGts IL Legislature’s fall veto session just a week away and committee tasked with solving pension problem is divided http://bit.ly/1aEVGts

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Jack Clark proposes Pujols take lie detector test regarding steroids Two months after being served with a lawsuit for accusing Albert Pujols of using performance enhancing drugs, former Cardinal Jack Clark is now requesting Pujols prove his innocence with a lie detector test.

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bschoenburg: Dem. George Gollin (13th US House) raised more than $300K and had $262K as of Sept. 30. Campaign mgr. says about 165K came from Gollin Dem. George Gollin (13th US House) raised more than $300K and had $262K as of Sept. 30. Campaign mgr. says about 165K came from Gollin

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Illinois road-design board member quits after flap over heading … Al-Khafaji is a Bradley University engineering professor and member of an Illinois Department of Transportation committee that meets to choose the best …

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EDITORIAL: Transportation panel needs NWI presence Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has begun creation of of a blue ribbon panel to plan the next generation of Indiana’s roads, rails, waterways and airports. That’s our bread and butter in Northwest Ind…

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Daily Kos: Northside DFA fundraiser TONIGHT w/ Gov Pat Quinn Pat Quinn to speak. There will be a number of other elected officials, current candidates and past candidates there. The mission of Northside DFA is to elect …

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S. Illinois company to open dozens of gaming sites A southern Illinois company plans to open more than two dozen video gaming locations in the region.

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Promotion cost Cicero commander 2nd pension, but he’s happy – Chicago Sun-Times Promotion cost Cicero commander 2nd pension, but he’s happyChicago Sun-TimesRod Blagojevich has lost out on a second pension that could have boosted his income even higher after the Chicago Sun-Times reported on his recent promotion to the rank of commander at the Cicero Police Department. The good news about the promotion: …

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Springfield’s $3.47 average stands out and trails only Chicago’s $3.76 per gallo… Springfield’s $3.47 average stands out and trails only Chicago’s $3.76 per gallon. How much are you paying? Springfield gas prices highest outside Chicagowww.sj-r.comSpringfield motorists are paying the highest average gasoline prices in the state, outside of Chicago, according to two price-tracking websites.

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Back to work on pension problem – Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette 1 Back to work on pension problemChampaign/Urbana News-GazetteSo far, it’s proved rough going. Senate President John Cullerton has expressed some optimism about a proposal that would reduce the pensions’ liability by roughly $138 billion over 30 years, and he’s expressed hope that it will win a bipartisan majority.

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Only 60 percent of students from Chicago’s closed schools turn up at ‘welcoming schools’ Far fewer students from Chicago’s closed elementary schools are enrolled where the district thought they would be this fall.Just 60 percent of 10,542 students* from Chicago’s shuttered elementary schools ended up at so-called “welcoming schools,” despite efforts by the district to woo them with promises of improved education, safe passage to school, and sweeteners like iPads, air conditioning and

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U of Chicago profs win Nobel prize in economics Hansen won along with Eugene Fama, who teaches at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business. A Yale professor also won. Hansen has taught at …

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Governor Quinn Highlights Innovative School Green Infrastructure Improvements – RealEstateRama Dredging TodayGovernor Quinn Highlights Innovative School Green Infrastructure ImprovementsRealEstateRama (press release)CHICAGO – October 14, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) — Governor Pat Quinn today joined students, parents and community leaders to highlight an upcoming school improvement project made possible through the Illinois Green Infrastructure Grant (IGIG) …Grants announced for regional roadw

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Half of older workers delay retirement plans: poll Stung by a recession that sapped investments and home values, but expressing widespread job satisfaction, older Americans appear to have accepted the reality of a retirement that comes later in life and no longer represents a complete exit from the workforce. Some 82 percent of working Americans over 50 say it is at least somewhat likely they will work for pay in retirement, according to a po

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Problems with LINK card system resolved CHICAGO — Shoppers in Illinois and 16 other states should be able to use their debit-style food stamp cards after vendor Xerox Corp. restored service following …

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Lake County jail boosts visits with video conferencing – Chicago Daily Herald 2 Lake County jail boosts visits with video conferencingChicago Daily HeraldBeth Coleman smiled as she chatted with her parents on the video conference screen in front of her. A few kind words from family and seeing a friendly face is far more personal than a simple phone call, she said. It can make all the difference in the …

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Report: Chris Carpenter retiring after 2013 season St. Louis Cardinals fans might be welcoming a World Series run but saying goodbye to a team favorite.

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Miller: Democrats may try to stop Rauner in GOP primary Bruce Rauner has closer ties to top Democrats in this state and nation than many Democrats do, is pro-choice and reluctant to say where he stands on gay marriage, so you wouldn’t think he’d have much chance at winning a Republican primary election for governor. But the retired multi-millionaire is running a pretty smart campaign and raising tons more money than his opponents, so nobody can co

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Champaign editorial board criticizes Jakobsson for progressive tax plan 2 CHAMPAIGN – The editorial board of the Champaign News-Gazette is unhappy with their longtime, soon- retiring State Rep. Naomi Jakobsson (D-Champaign), who is leading an effort to amend the Illinois Constitution to allow a progressive income tax. Exactly how much…

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littlewern: A map of the Chicago speed cameras. http://bit.ly/GZxYyL Don’t look at it while driving. A map of the Chicago speed cameras. http://bit.ly/GZxYyL Don’t look at it while driving.

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ILOpportunity: On the pension conference committee, Republicans want ‘far-reaching’ reform. Dems want more concessions to unions http://bit.ly/1cOaOtg On the pension conference committee, Republicans want ‘far-reaching’ reform. Dems want more concessions to unionshttp://bit.ly/1cOaOtg

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Editorial: Kankakee deserves credit for trying to stimulate new housing Desperate times call for desperate measures.The city of Kankakee now is pushing incentives to a new level to lure homebuyers and builders. The city has approved an ordinance that would give $2,500 toward a down payment to anyone

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Big Ten Conference moves into Rosemont headquarters By: Christopher Placek Source: Daily Herald Every so often during the last 22 years, college sports fans have stumbled upon a small, two-story brick building on the outskirts of the Cook County forest preserves in Park Ridge. They may have come upon it by mistake and might not have even stopped by were it not for a small sign that said “Big Ten Conference.” But what was a rather nondescript headqu

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Former Illinois GOP chair works gay marriage issue 2 CHICAGO – A common theme within Illinois Republican circles is the criticism that the Party’s conservative base is "too obsessed" with social issues advanced by the Democrats in the General Assembly (e.g. abortion, sex education, gay marriage, etc.). The division…

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SenatorKirk: Appeasement won’t reduce the peril of a nuclear #Iran; RT if you agree & read my op-ed in today’s @Telegraph http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/iran/10376354/Appeasement-wont-reduce-the-peril-of-a-nuclear-Iran.html …Appeasement won’t reduce the peril of a nuclear #Iran; RT if you agree & read my op-ed in today’s @Telegraphhttp://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/iran/10376354/Appeasement-wont-reduce-the-peril-of-a-nuclear-Iran.html

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SenatorKirk: Committed to finding a deal to end the #shutdown and enact reforms with @SenatorCollins and @Sen_JoeManchin. Committed to finding a deal to end the #shutdown and enact reforms with @SenatorCollins and @Sen_JoeManchin.

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RepBobRita: A great event set for Saturday, Oct. 26, where Bob hosts a shred day. Bring out your unwanted paper and documents. http://ow.ly/pHQus A great event set for Saturday, Oct. 26, where Bob hosts a shred day. Bring out your unwanted paper and documents.http://ow.ly/pHQus

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Updated: Gollin puts $165,000 into his campaign for Congress Democratic congressional candidate George Gollin of Champaign has put $165,000 of his own money into his 13th Congressional District race. CHAMPAIGN — Democratic congressional candidate George Gollin of Champaign has put $165,000 of his own money into his 13th Congressional District race, a report filed with the Federal Election Commission shows. read more

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Bartman Game marks 10-year anniversary for Cubs vs. Marlins Tigers fans might shocked and disappointed by Sunday night’s game, but that’s nothing compared to the way Chicago Cubs fans felt 10 years ago Monday.

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Two University of Chicago economists share Nobel Prize 2 The University of Chicago piled up two more Nobel Prizes in economics. Lars Peter Hansen and Eugene Fama share this year’s award with Robert Shiller of Yale University. The three are honored for their individual research on asset prices, which…

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Quinn Releases Transportation Funds Local communities are getting their share of this year’s Capital Funding from the state, money which will be used to upgrade roads and bridges all over the region.

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Company to open gaming businesses in region A Carmi-based company is opening more than a dozen video gaming establishments in Southern Illinois. WAAB Enterprises has, or soon will open, …

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Additional Illinois House Republican leadership announced 3 SPRINGFIELD – Last week we reported on the new Illinois House Republican Leadership Team is. Since then, two more members of the team have been announced – Floor Leaders Ed Sullivan and Ron Sandack. Sullivan and Sandack join Deputy Leaders…

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