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  1. Obama returns to Springfield to promote "better politics"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Illinoisreview

    Wednesday, President Barack Obama will return to the Illinois Capitol, where he served three terms as a state senator, to address the Illinois General Assembly on the topic of " The whole world, and especially the nation, will be watching, most unaware that the Illinois legislature is seriously divided along party lines and has yet to agree upon a state budget for the current fiscal year. Fingers are pointing from D.C., however, to the federal budget the president presented to Congress yesterday that would leave the nation deeper than ever in debt when Obama leaves office next January.

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  2. #WherewereYou: Chicagoan Valerie Jarrett reviews nine years ago todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Illinoisreview

    When I woke up on February 10, 2007 in Springfield, Illinois, my heart was full of hope about the infinite possibilities that lay ahead. We knew there would be challenges but we also knew that our country is strong, resilient and exceptional because of the spirit, grit and determination of the American people to constantly work hard to perfect our union.

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  3. Rep. Poe moves to head Dept. of Agriculture, replacement process commencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Illinoisreview

    Yet another Republican from central Illinois has stepped out of his House seat and into heading a state agency. Last Friday, Governor Bruce Rauner' s office announced the appointment of longtime State Rep. Raymond Poe to direct the Department of Agriculture.

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  4. Wheeler initiative to review state regulations on small business signed into lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Illinoisreview

    Rep. Keith Wheeler his wife, Lisa join NFIB/Illinois State Director Kim Clarke Maisch and business leaders for Governor Rauner's signing of House Bill 3887 SPRINGFIELD - Taking aim at costly and burdensome overregulation of small business and manufacturing in Illinois, Governor Bruce Rauner on Friday signed into law a bipartisan bill introduced and sponsored by State Rep. Keith Wheeler requiring a full-scale review across every state agency of rules, regulations and permitting processes that impact job creators. The measure, HB 3887 , aims to identify all state regulations that are unreasonable, unduly burdensome, duplicative, or onerous to small business so they can be streamlined or eliminated.

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  5. Illinois Libertarian Party Announces 2015 State Convention PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Illinoisreview

    The Libertarian Party of Illinois announced today that it will hold its Yearly Convention onFriday, July 31 and Saturday, August 1at the Hilton Garden Inn in Springfield, Illinois. According to a press release, Libertarian National Committee Chair, Nicholas Sarwark, will give the keynote address, and a number of prospective 2016 candidates could be in attendance, including Chris Michel for US Senate and Scott Schluter for Illinois' General Assembly who is currently chairman of a Southern Illinoisan Libertarian Party.

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  6. Illinois manufacturer explains what's hurting businesses like hisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Illinoisreview

    The Institute launched a promotional video featuring Mark Selvaggio, president of family-owned Selvaggio Steel in Springfield, Illinois, who knows exactly what's hurting businesses like his.

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