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State Senate Votes To End Legislative Scholarships

AP | SHANNON MCFARLAND | Posted 07.03.2012 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The Illinois Senate agreed Thursday to stop letting lawmakers hand out free college education to certain constituents, remov...

In Illinois, College Can Be A Legislative Favor

AP | By CHRISTOPHER WILLS | Posted 05.28.2012 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Politicians love to talk about the importance of education. In Illinois, legislators go a step further and personally award schol...

'Andrea's Law' Passes State House: Would Create A Murderer's Registry

Posted 06.07.2011 | Chicago

A law that would require those convicted of first-degree murder to be on a public registry for ten years passed the Illinois State House, and is heade...

State Rep. Monique Davis Rebuked Over Racial Remarks On House Floor

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

On Wednesday Davis (D-Chicago) took to the house floor to protest a bill that would require hair braiders to be licensed. "You do not license a Chine...

Rep. Monique Davis, Student Damian Wolak Immersed In Statue Scandals

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It is apparently stolen statue week in Chicago. First, there was the hoopla over State Rep. Monique Davis keeping a 400-pound bronze statue of an Afri...

Resolution Honoring Michael Jackson Peeves Lawmakers

Chicago Sun-Times | DAVE MCKINNEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Illinois House has put itself on record paying homage to the king of pop, but few lawmakers even realized they had feted the late Michael Jackson....

Emil Jones' Son Will Replace Him On November Ballot

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The son of retiring State Senate President Emil Jones was chosen to replace his father on the November ballot Thursday night, all but assuring the pol...