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Legislation To Go After Property Tax Cheats Stalls In Springfield

The legislature’s failure to pass reform legislation this week means every property owner will continue to pay for it. CBS 2’s Pam Zekman reports.


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Safety Advocates: Tired Truckers May Be Hauling Fireworks

Tired truckers may be hauling fireworks to your local 4th of July celebration, thanks to an exemption in federal law.

WBBM Newsradio–06/30/2011

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Illinois Public Information Loophole To Remain

Illinois legislators have voted to keep a loophole in the state’s public information laws, even though Gov. Pat Quinn wanted to close it.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2010