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"Frank Thomas Day" In Illinois

CHICAGO (KMOX) - Sunday is “Frank Thomas Day” across Illinois.

Governor Pat Quinn signed a proclamation to recognize the retired Chicago White Sox slugger’s induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. 105 more words


Christie Funnels $2.5 Million Into Rauner Campaign For Governor

(CBS) -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Friday said Illinois has one of the most important governor’s races in the nation as he announced the Republican Governors Association is giving the Bruce Rauner campaign $2.5 million. 159 more words


Trevor Linden and the new era of social media

Back when Trevor Linden was a player, any off ice issues he might have run into were fairly self contained. For example, if he chose to not sign an autograph or two, sure, the fans might be upset, but the situation would pretty much die right there. 468 more words

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Quinn OKs cannabis use for kids with epilepsy

CHICAGO (AP) _ Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has signed legislation that will allow minors with epilepsy to use medical marijuana.

The governor signed the measure Sunday in Chicago. 103 more words


Illinois Legalizes Medical Marijuana For Children With Seizures

By: Sharon Bernstein

Illinois children and adults with epilepsy will soon be allowed to use marijuana to ease their symptoms under a law signed on Sunday by Democratic Governor Pat Quinn, the latest in a series of measures loosening restrictions on cannabis by U.S. 230 more words


Illinois Supreme Court Won't Hear Term Limits Appeal

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The Illinois Supreme Court decided Thursday not to immediately consider whether voters should get a chance to limit terms for state legislators. 501 more words


lllinois Lawmakers Delay Probe of Violence Program

CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois lawmakers have postponed questioning players in Gov. Pat Quinn’s now-defunct anti-violence program.

The Chicago Sun-Times reported Thursday  that the Legislative Audit Commission voted 11-0 to comply with U.S. 97 more words