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2 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

Uber ramps up the pressure with new radio ad

Rate it It started with lies about insurance and background checks that insult the hard working men and women who are our uberX partners; and now it's ending with salacious accounts of irrelevant The front groups for the taxi monopoly have been working hard to keep you stranded on the curb.

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6 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

Appeals court says term limits can't be on ballot

SPRINGFIELD – Proponents of term limits for Illinois lawmakers were preparing a last-minute appeal to the state Supreme Court after an appeals court ruled Wednesday that a measure asking voters to approve such a proposal could not appear on the November ballot.

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11 hrs ago | The Logan County Herald

Governor and Ice Bucket Challenge creator Pat Quinn join to encourage support for ALS research

Governor Pat Quinn on Wednesday was joined by Pat Quinn, creator of the amyotrophic lateral sclerosis "Ice Bucket Challenge," the North Lawndale Eagles football team and the ALS Association Greater Chicago Chapter Executive Director Julie Sharp to raise awareness for the ALS Association.

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14 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Grant funds nursing education center

Elmhurst College has received a $1.5 million state grant that will be used to help finance the Elmhurst College Simulation Center at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, a state-of-the-art laboratory and classroom facility set to open later this month.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Third annual Illinois Department of Aging summit held

The Illinois Department of Aging, hosted it's yearly summit today to strengthen the way state and federal agencies work together with financial institutions to protect against financial exploitation of seniors.

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Daily Herald

Deceased cabbiea s son sues UberX driver Updated Aug 20, 2014 6:32 PMA ...

A Hoffman Estates man who rear-ended a cab whose driver died more than two months ago on the Jane Addams Tollway was coming back from giving a UberX ride and is being sued by the cabdriver's son.

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WYMG-FM Springfield

Gubernatorial Debates Set; No Springfield Plans

They are Oct. 9 in Peoria, hosted by PBS and the League of Women Voters; Oct. 14, hosted by the Chicago Urban League; and another in Chicago later in October, hosted by the League of Women Voters and WLS-TV.

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Daily Herald

Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn, left, is running for re-election against Republican Bruce Rauner.

After weeks of pressure from Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn, Republican candidate Bruce Rauner agreed to eight forums and debates including one in Lake County, but the governor slammed the choices and said his opponent is "hiding."

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CBS Local

Emanuel To Rauner: Releasing Full Tax Returns "A Rite Of Passage"

Mayor Rahm Emanuel said, as a candidate for governor, his friend Bruce Rauner should make his full income tax returns and supporting documents public.

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My FOX Chicago

Gov. Pat Quinn to raise money for ALS with another Pat Quinn

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is getting a hand from someone with a familiar name to raise money for Lou Gehrig's disease.

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Washington Times

2 Pat Quinns to raise money for ALS

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is getting a hand from someone with a familiar name to raise money for Lou Gehrig's disease.

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The Capitol Fax Blog

Rate Pat Quinn's new TV ad

The Quinn-Vallas campaign provided information showing that Rauner's former investment firm, GTCR Golden Rauner, formed a company called H-Cube in 2005, and it acquired a majority stake in Zenta in 2005.

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The Logan County Herald

Bad news for hopeful Illinoisans on jobs, economy

Numbers released today in a monthly report on jobs and employment by Bureau of Labor Statistics suggest Illinois is doing poorly - despite two recent announcements from Gov. Quinn's office highlighting a drop in unemployment and expansion of jobs in the Rockford area.

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Related Topix: Illinois, Illinois Government, US Governors, Manufacturing, Construction, Industrial Machines, John Deere

The Capitol Fax Blog

Manufacturing news

He was asked what his thoughts were about the unfolding drama, he was asked whether Missouri's governor had asked for assistance from Illinois' National Guard and then was asked whether he would "entertain" a request from our neighboring state for National Guard deployment.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Ferguson, MO, Jay Nixon

Tue Aug 19, 2014

KLTV Tyler

7 Investigates: Has hotel where an E. Texas mother was murdered upgraded their 911 system?

In the weeks following an East Texas mother's death, hotels and motels across the country sprang into action to make sure 911 was easily accessible from guest rooms.

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The Daily Gazette

Officials detail $40M Rockford jet repair facility

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn speaks at a news conference Monday at the Chicago Rockford International Airport in Rockford during the announcement of a planned 200,000 square foot jet-repair and maintenance center will run 24 hours a day when it opens.

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The Indianapolis Star

Private lottery operator just shy of revenue goal, sets record

Private lottery operator just shy of revenue goal, sets record Indiana privatized its Hoosier Lottery in 2012 Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/VDDiiN Connie Laverty O'Connor was interim CEO of GTECH Indiana in 2012, when the company rceived a contract to manage the Hoosier Lottery on a day-to-day basis.

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India.com

Emirates Airlines Starts Non-Stop Service to Chicago

Emirates, a global connector of people, places and economies, has commenced a daily nonstop passenger service to Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.

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Daily Herald

Law aims to prevent student athlete concussions

Illinois' high school coaches and athletic directors will be required to take an online concussion training course under a plan Gov. Pat Quinn signed into law Tuesday.

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Hispanic Business

$13 Minimum Wage Has Broad Support in Chicago

Aug. 19--More than 4 out of 5 voters back Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposal to significantly increase Chicago's minimum wage in the coming years, even as it remains unclear whether the plan will ever be called for a City Council vote.

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