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Ray Long wonders when IL politicians will finally start tracking community policing grants

Chicago Tribune reporter, Ray Long joins Roe Conn and Anna Davlantes to talk about his investigation into a Gov. Pat Quinn era anti-violence initiative that has been discovered to have been rife with fraud. 18 more words

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CN August 27, 2015

Wanna spend a half-hour talking about the Illinois budget mess and the neutron-bomb that is the Illinois pension situation? No? Who could blame you?

But this conversation’s a little different, because it’s with a guy who was there. 5,260 more words

Chicago Newsroom Past Shows

CTA: The Chicago Threatening Authority (November 13, 2009)

I seriously cannot believe the gall of these people.

http://newsblogs.chicagotribune.com/clout_st/2009/11/cta-board-approves-budget-with-no-fare-increases-but-service-cuts.html

This is not an exact figure but I think the last few days represent roughly the 10,000th time in the last two years that the CTA has threatened a “Doomsday” scenario without the aid of some immediate cash. 469 more words

Contemplating My Navel (Personal Blog)

Anti-BDS Bill Poised for Passage in Illinois Legislature

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by Adam Kredo
May 15, 2015

AIPAC did not support bill

A milestone bill meant to combat international boycotts of Israel cleared a major procedural hurdle in the Illinois House this week, paving the way for the state to become among the first to divest funds from any company supporting the anti-Israel Boycott, Sanctions, and Divestment (BDS) movement.  87 more words

Israel & Middle East