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What is Latest On A “Fresh” Pension Reform Plan for Illinois?
What is Latest On A “Fresh” Pension Reform Plan for Illinois?

WTAX’s Bob Murray talks with State Representative Mike Zalewski

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New President of Robert Morris University Illinois Has Springfield Connection

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RMU President Mablene Krueger

RMU grad Mablene Krueger replaces Michael Violtt.

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City Council to Reconsider Eliminating Vacation Payout

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The Springfield City Council could finally be poised to consider nixing a plan that gives city employees a higher retirement benefit, at the expense of unused vacation pay.

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Professor Suing U of I Has New Job

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Steven Salaita will work for the American University of Beirut.

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Plenty of Room Left at Illinois Landfills

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Existing Illinois landfills have capacity to take trash for another 21 years.

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Illinois Economy Still Growing, but More Slowly Than Last Month

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Illinois' economy continues to grow at a steady pace, according to a monthly measure of it from the University of Illinois.

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Police Need Tips on Burger King Armed Robbery

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The man fled the scene after getting money, a cell phone, and a tablet computer.