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Senator McCann reacts to the State of the State
Senator McCann reacts to the State of the State

State Senator Sam McCann stops by to talk about his reaction to the State of the Ste address Wednesday at the Capitol.

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State Collects More Late License Plate Fees

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Illinois collected another $1.6 million from late-vehicle registration fines in April to more than double its year-to-date haul from the same period last year as residents go without renewal reminders because there's no budget.

3 hours ago in Local

Rauner Declines to Endorse Trump

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Rauner doesn't like Trump's "rhetoric."

6 hours ago in Local

One Shot Left at Changing Remap This Year

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Independent Maps petitions arrive today

6 hours ago in Local

Remove Statute of Limitations for Child Sex Offenders?

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert arrives at the federal courthouse, Tuesday, June 9, 2015, in Chicago for his arraignment on federal charges that he broke federal banking laws and lied about the money when questioned by the FBI. The indictment two weeks ago alleged Hastert agreed to pay $3.5 million to someone from his days as a high school teacher not to reveal a secret about past misconduct.

Could prevent another Hastert

20 hours ago in Local

Capitol Honors Fallen Police Officers

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Secretary of State Jesse White says police officers should still be revered as heroes.

21 hours ago in Local

Holocaust Remembered at Old State Capitol

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The state's annual Yom Hashoah service brought Gov. Bruce Rauner to the Old State Capitol Thursday morning.