Election 2014

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Congressional Candidates Debate in Springfield

Callis wants to unseat Davis

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Barr, Regan Agree to Sheriff’s Race Debate on WTAX Oct. 31

The two candidates have sparred back and forth in recent weeks through press releases and, in some cases, have cancelled other debates due to perceived hostilities.

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We Ask, They Say Whatever They Want

Quinn, Rauner have final debate; election is in two weeks

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Grimm Polling Between 6 and 7 Percent in Governor’s Race Poll

The Libertarian candidate for governor is getting 6 or 7 percent in public opinion polls, which is greater than the lead that Gov. Pat Quinn enjoys in recent polls.

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Central Illinois Teens Working as Election Judges

Dozens of high school students in central Illinois will serve as election judges at the polls this Election Day.

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Oberweis Ratcheting Up Campaign Efforts in Black Neighborhoods

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Jim Oberweis says he’s courting black voters in a way that other Republicans haven’t in decades.

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Obama Rallies for Quinn Again

Clinton here tomorrow

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72 Is Too Old for Everyone to Retire, Says Durbin

Senator says privatizing Social Security is a bad idea

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Not Often. Just Early.

Requirements are looser now

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November Ballot: Many More Referendums And Constitutional Amendments

Voters will be answering many more referendums and constitutional amendments on their ballot this November.

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Chicago Sun-Times endorses Bruce Rauner

The Chicago Sun-Times has endorsed Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Bruce Rauner over Incumbent Pat Quinn.

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Quinn, Rauner Continue Courting Black Voters

Both candidates for governor are pulling out all the stops to court African-American voters.

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Rauner: I’d Work with Congress on Immigration

Current system doesn't work, he says

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Debate Format Gives Quinn and Rauner a Little Twist

Each gets to ask the other a question

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Candidates Tout Vets Credentials

Each says he has a coalition

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Callis Says GOP Budget “All Wrong”

Callis in Springfield. Not worried about lack of DCCC support

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Rauner Says Prisons Should Be Improved

Rauner says prison is unsafe for inmates, employees

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Should AG’s Office Be a Corruption-buster?

Madigan: Not top priority Schimpf: It should be

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Oberweis: Term Limits Are Good for POTUS, Why Not Everyone Else?

Calls for twelve years for members of Congress

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City Council Green Lights Magro’s off Stevenson Dr.

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Aldermen approved the variance on a 9-1 vote, Ward 3 Alderman Doris Turner was the lone no vote.

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Eastbound Monroe St. Reduced by Capitol

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Public Works says multiple service valves have broken and they need to be repaired.

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Portions of Chatham Under Boil Order

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Residents and businesses in the area on West Walnut St. from Route 4 to College might experience low water pressure or no water pressure at all.