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  • Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signs law boosting fines for FOIA non-compliance

    A new state law will make it expensive for local governments that choose not to comply with orders to turn over documents ruled public under the Illin ...
    July 27, 2016 - 3:23 pm
  • Chris Kennedy blasts Gov. Bruce Rauner at Democrats' convention

    CHICAGO – Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan said Chris Kennedy, the son of the late Robert F. Kennedy, would be an "excellent candidate" for gove ...
    July 27, 2016 - 2:13 pm
  • Donald Trump says Russia should find Hillary Clinton's missing emails

    MIAMI – Donald Trump has a message for Russia: find Hillary Clinton's missing emails.The Republican ...
    July 27, 2016 - 11:18 am
  • Dan McConchie to open his 26th Senate District office Wednesday

    State Sen. Dan McConchie officially was set to open his office for the 26th Illinois Senate District on Wednesday afternoon in Lake Zurich.
    July 27, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • New law sponsored by State Rep. Barb Wheeler allows college credit for language literacy

    A new opportunity allows high school students to earn college credit for language proficiency.The bi ...
    July 27, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Gov. Bruce Rauner signs David McSweeney bill to curb government travel expenses

    Public officials who travel to do the taxpayers’ work are going to face a lot more restrictions when it comes to asking them to pick up the tab.
    July 27, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • DNC emails: Cybersecurity experts see merit in claims of Russian hacking

    PARIS – Experts who've followed the leak of Democratic National Committee documents say they believe the party's claim that Moscow had a hand in the h ...
    July 26, 2016 - 3:43 pm
  • Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner renews call for term limits

    CHICAGO – Gov. Bruce Rauner is renewing his call for term limits and said the General Assembly should vote on the idea in the fall.CHICAGO – Gov. Bruc ...
    July 26, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • 2 efforts in Illinois attempt to change sex offender laws

    CHICAGO – Two separate efforts have arisen in Illinois that attempt to alter laws governing sex offenders in Illinois.CHICAGO – Two separate efforts h ...
    July 26, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • McHenry County committee advances proposed anti-corruption advisory referendum question

    WOODSTOCK – An advisory referendum to gauge voter support for anti-corruption laws that would take money out of politics got a nudge forward Monday.
    July 26, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Crystal Lake library makes its case for need to replace building

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The 3-foot-deep pile of books and DVDs waiting for Crystal Lake Public Library employees on Monday gives a mute but strong rebuttal to ...
    July 26, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • EPA moves to regulate climate-warming airliner pollution

    WASHINGTON – The government has found that jet engine exhaust is adding to climate change and endangering human health, and needs to be regulated.
    July 25, 2016 - 11:53 am
  • Shame! Debbie Wasserman Schultz booed during remarks on Day 1 of DNC

    PHILADELPHIA – Angry Democrats heckled outgoing party chief Debbie Wasserman Schultz with boos and cries of "shame!" on Monday as the party tried to m ...
    July 25, 2016 - 9:59 am
  • Top-ranking GOP Illinois state lawmaker Ron Sandack resigns, citing 'cyber security issues'

    SPRINGFIELD – Top-ranking Republican state Rep. Ron Sandack says he's resigning from the Illinois House, citing "cyber security issues."
    July 25, 2016 - 9:56 am
  • Let's Square Dance event to be held in Woodstock in August

    WOODSTOCK – A new event – Let’s Square Dance – is coming to the Woodstock Square in August. While th ...
    July 25, 2016 - 12:12 am
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