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From John: This week in review, August 15

I started WhiteCityNews is to raise the awareness of what is happening in our community. Providing a voice, featuring the companies, researchers, entrepreneurs, investors and leaders who are propelling our community forward. 467 more words


Democrats Take Center Stage For “Governor’s Day” At State Fair

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (CBS) –Campaign 2014 moved to the Illinois State Fair in Springfield Wednesday where Governor Pat Quinn and his fellow Democratic candidates “took off the gloves” in their battle against the GOP ticket headed by Bruce Rauner. 316 more words


Republican Lawmakers Say Funding Still Exists For NRI-Like Programs

(CBS) — Republican lawmakers are suggesting the Quinn Administration may be keeping alive funding for community programs similar to what was under a troubled anti-violence program the Governor shut down, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore. 182 more words


40 Illinois State Police troopers to help Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn says Illinois State Police will send 40 troopers to Chicago to help city police patrol neighborhoods.

Quinn said Wednesday that the deployment was in response to a request from Mayor Rahm Emanuel. 70 more words


Advocates Welcome Quinn OK of Illinois Heroin Study, But Criticize Drug Treatment, Prevention Budget Cuts

(Springfield, IL) – Advocates today welcomed a new heroin research initiative approved by Gov. Pat Quinn, but criticized budget cuts to Illinois drug treatment and prevention under the governor’s watch. 547 more words

Governor Pat Quinn