Dawn Clark Netsch

Dawn Clark Netsch (Credit: CBS)

Pioneering Illinois Politician Dawn Clark Netsch Dies At 86

Former Illinois Comptroller Dawn Clark Netsch, who was the first woman to win a major party’s nomination for governor, has lost her battle with Lou Gehrig’s disease. She was 86.


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Abortion Rights Supporters, Opponents Mark 40th Anniversary Of Roe V. Wade

Nearly 1,000 people attended a Planned Parenthood fundraiser Wednesday marking the 40th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion. Protesters hoisting graphic six-foot-tall photographs of aborted fetuses greeted those who attended the fundraiser.

WBBM Newsradio–01/24/2013

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Task Force To Revamp Ethics Ordinance At City Hall

Several prominent reformers will spend the next four months figuring out ways to end corruption at City Hall.

CBS Chicago–12/07/2011