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Six-Person Civil Juries in Illinois Ruled Unconstitutional

A move to a six-person jury in Illinois civil trials has been struck down by the Illinois Supreme Court. 51 more words

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Rauner Fires 29 from Patronage Scandal Under Predecessors

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Gov. Bruce Rauner fired 29 Illinois Department of Transportation employees Thursday who were among hundreds improperly hired based on political connections. 380 more words

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Former Illinois governor unveils redistricting reform plan

CHICAGO (AP) – Former Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn says he has a plan for redistricting reform that will pass Illinois Supreme Court muster.

The Democrat unveiled his plan Tuesday in Chicago, saying he thinks the state’s high court should appoint a Fair Redistricting Commission every ten years after the U.S. 80 more words

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Governor Quinn Talks MAP Grants at DePaul University

Editor’s note: This story was originally published in 2012 and is being reposted with permission.

By Angelica Robinson and Josclynn Brandon

Gov. Pat Quinn visited DePaul University’s Loop campus on Wednesday to discuss how pension reform is harming the… 579 more words

Gov. Quinn Talks Map Grants at Depaul University

Editor’s note: This story was originally published in 2012 and is being reposted with permission.

By Angelica Robinson and Josclynn Brandon

Gov. Pat Quinn visited DePaul University’s Loop campus on Wednesday to discuss how pension reform is harming the… 587 more words

Quinn's Term Limits Ballot Measure Falls Short

CHICAGO (AP) – Former Gov. Pat Quinn will push a voter referendum aimed at imposing a term limit on Chicago’s mayor off to 2018, saying Monday he’s short of the signature requirements for the November ballot. 340 more words

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