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Rep. Biggert Pulls Out Of Debate With Foster

Illinois Republican Congresswoman Judy Biggert has pulled out of a debate sponsored by the AARP, citing the organization’s inability to “act as a neutral arbiter.”

10/10/2012

A ComEd truck parked behind a home after storms caused power outages on June 21, 2011.  (Credit: CBS)

Lawmakers To Resume Debate On ComEd ‘Smart-Grid’ Bill

Lawmakers will again be debating Senate Bill 1652, the Smart Grid legislation, this week.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2011

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Cuts To Meals For Illinois Elderly Worry Advocates

Budget cuts to programs that deliver meals to homebound seniors in Illinois may force some frail elderly into nursing homes, a more expensive option for both the individuals and the state, advocates say.

07/16/2011