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  • Our View: Playing by House rules a losing proposition

    It’s a new year and a new legislative session for the Illinois General Assembly.It’s also an electio ...
    Jan. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: A deathbed that made sad history

    Anyone who has read about President Abraham Lincoln’s life has encountered the tragic details of his death in 1865.
    Jan. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: A look at Rauner's first year

    When Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner was sworn into office one year ago, he said:“Each person here today ...
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Task force on target with ideas on consolidation

    “A large part of the reason why taxes are so high in Illinois is the result of an extraordinarily high number of local governments coupled with financ ...
    Jan. 10, 2016 - 5:30 am
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