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Monday, September 23, 201309/23/2013

U.S. Rep. Davis to Seek Re-election

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In a Downstate district described as “50-50,” U. S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Taylorville) is seeking a second term. Davis is…

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Monday, September 23, 201309/23/2013

Archer Daniels Midland Looking to Move Headquarters

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Agribusiness giant Archer Daniels Midland Company says that after 44 years in Decatur, it is looking for a new location…

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Monday, September 23, 201309/23/2013

Guns Stolen from Farm and Home Supply

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Springfield Police are looking for someone they say broke into Farm and Home Supply on North Dirksen early Monday and stole two handguns.

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Monday, September 23, 201309/23/2013

Durkin: We Must Elect More Republicans to the Illinois House

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His appointment as House minority leader is still pending a vote when the legislature returns next month, but State Rep.…

gun

Monday, September 23, 201309/23/2013

ISRA Head Says ISP Needs to Approve Concealed Carry Instructors Faster

Two state lawmakers are concerned about the number of instructors being certified to provide concealed carry training. State Representatives Brandon…

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Monday, September 23, 201309/23/2013

Bloomington Council to Vote on Party Bus Booze Ban

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Bloomington’s city council is set to vote on whether to ban alcohol from party busses operating in the central Illinois…

Monday, September 23, 201309/23/2013

Quinn: Come together

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Governor: Time for Dems to be a team

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Monday, September 23, 201309/23/2013

Madigan awaits pension details

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Speaker: Only “meaningful” solution will get a vote

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Monday, September 23, 201309/23/2013

Quinn won’t get Durbin’s nod yet

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Won’t explicit endorse Gov. Quinn

Saturday, September 21, 201309/21/2013

Farm Bill, Food Stamps and Sen. Durbin

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Despite the House voting to cut funding to food stamps, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says the fight is not…