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Illinois budget impasse could derail QC to Chicago Rail

MOLINE, Ill. (KWQC) – With no state budget in place in Illinois, the Quad Cities to Chicago rail line could be in jeopardy.

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos called on Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner today to ‘honor the state’s obligation to this project before it’s too late.’ Congresswoman Bustos says if there is no funding from the state in two weeks, Illinois will miss out on $177 million in federal funding for the rail line that will travel from┬áChicago to the Quad Cities. 77 more words


Lawmakers discuss Thomson Prison activation

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KWQC) – Illinois lawmakers met with the Acting Director of the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Prisons on Wednesday to discuss Thomson Prison activation. 189 more words


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Congresswoman Bustos calls for action on lead in Galesburg water

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KWQC) – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos gave a speech on the Floor of the House urging action for a long-term solution to the problem of elevated lead levels in Galesburg’s water. 321 more words


Quad Cities come together for Vietnam Veterans

ROCK ISLAND, Illinois (KWQC) – Saturday afternoon Vietnam Veterans and supporters came together for a celebration at the Rock Island Arsenal. The event, put together for community remembrance, comes just days before National Vietnam Veterans Day (March 29). 216 more words


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