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Quinn Signs $1B Plan For Road Repair In Illinois

The Chicago Democrat approved the bipartisan legislation that will also provide lawmakers with opportunities to attend popular ribbon-cutting ceremonies in an election year.

07/22/2014

Illinois State Capitol

State Seeks To Block Ruling Against Capital Program

The Illinois Attorney General’s office will try today to put on hold a state appeals court ruling that would undo Illinois’ major construction program.

CBS Chicago–01/27/2011

Illinois State Capitol

$31B State Capital Construction Plan Struck Down

The Illinois Appellate Court has struck down a $31 billion capital construction plan, as well as provisions that legalized video gambling in Illinois, allowed for privatization of the Illinois Lottery and raised various state taxes.

CBS Chicago–01/26/2011