Legislature

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Democratic-Controlled Legislature OKs Special Election To Fill Vacancy Left By Topinka

GOP lawmakers say the idea for the 2016 contest is a purely political move to help Democrats capture the seat. The late Judy Baar Topinka was a Republican.

01/08/2015

Lawmakers Question Plan For Illegal Immigrant Driver’s Licenses

Some Illinois lawmakers are pushing back against a proposal to provide driver’s licenses for illegal immigrants.

11/28/2012

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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.

06/01/2012