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Thursday, Apr 18, 2013 at 6:51 PM
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By Associated Press

Illinois Senate Approves Drone Legislation

Illinois Senate Approves Drone Legislation

The bill, sponsored by Sen. Daniel Biss, would require authorities to obtain a search warrant before using a drone to collect information. Lawmakers voted 52-1 to send the measure to the House. Biss, an Evanston Read »

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013 at 9:50 PM
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By BJ Lutz, Dick Johnson

Pension Reformers Vow to Reintroduce Bill

The sponsors of a comprehensive pension reform bill that failed to get approval this session have pledged to reintroduce the measure as early as Wednesday afternoon. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013 at 9:08 PM
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By Dick Johnson

Quinn Loses Call for Pension Commission

Quinn Loses Call for Pension Commission

The Illinois House adjourned Tuesday afternoon without taking a vote on Gov. Pat Quinn's last-ditch effort to get a pension deal done before the end of the lame duck session. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2012 at 2:31 PM
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By Saba Hamid

Glenn Farkas

Glenn Farkas

Glenn Farkas Republican Party Candidate for Illinois State Senate in the 9th District Read »

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2012 at 2:30 PM
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By Saba Hamid

Daniel Biss

Daniel Biss

Daniel Biss is Democratic Party Candidate for Illinois State Senate in the 9th District Read »

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