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Duckworth: Trump Sacrificing Veterans For Obamacare Repeal Bill

WASHINGTON, DC (CBS) — Illinois Senator Tammy Duckworth said as many as seven million veterans could lose tax credits under the current version of the Republican-backed plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. 235 more words

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Sen. Duckworth Has Strong Words for Republican Healthcare Bill Amendment

(KMOX/AP) – Illinois’ Junior Senator is joining other Democratic military veterans in criticizing an amendment to the Republican healthcare bill, that some say could leave seven million veterans ineligible to receive subsidies. 379 more words

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Sen. Duckworth says working together can attract national, international investments

ROCK ISLAND, Illinois — America added 230,000 jobs last month, better than economists had predicted. Some of the best news is coming out of the Midwest. 143 more words

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Duckworth To Trump: Fight Crime With Funding For Economic Development

CHICAGO (CBS) — U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth said if President Donald Trump is serious about helping Chicago deal with violent crime, he’ll focus on investments in impoverished neighborhoods. 303 more words

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Sen. Duckworth To Hold President Trump To Illinois Infrastructure Promises

CHICAGO (CBS) — Illinois U-S Senator Tammy Duckworth is assuring local officials she is putting pressure on the new Trump Administration to invest federal funds to improve Illinois’ infrastructure. 341 more words

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Illinois Senators Plan to Vote Against EPA Nominee

ST. LOUIS (KMOX)– Senate Republicans plan to use their ‘majority power’ to confirm President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt. 233 more words

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Day 14: Call Early, Call Again

No doubt not risking a huge loss of business, coffee shops in Chicago (and other cities) are promising to donate a portion of their weekend profits to the… 103 more words

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