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Quinn Signs $1B Plan For Road Repair In Illinois

CHICAGO (AP) – Gov. Pat Quinn signed an approximately $1 billion capital spending plan on Tuesday intended to create jobs and help repair Illinois roads and bridges after a harsh winter. 360 more words


Legislative Panel OKs Rules For Medical Marijuana

CHICAGO (AP) – Rules for Illinois’ new medical cannabis program have been approved by a legislative committee, bringing legal marijuana one step closer to reality for qualifying patients. 118 more words


State Panel To Weigh Rules For Medical Marijuana

CHICAGO (AP) – Not a single marijuana seed has been planted in Illinois’ pilot medical cannabis program. But medical marijuana is inching closer to reality and a meeting set for Tuesday will shape the program’s future. 114 more words