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Illinois News Network and their reporters represent Illinois as the taxpayers' watchdog, exposing the way government really works in Springfield.

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Snoop Dogg to headline Illinois State Fair

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Snoop Dogg will perform August 16 on the grandstand stage.

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Illinois to start accepting tax returns Monday

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — The state of Illinois says it’ll start processing tax returns on.

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Democrats call for ban on assault weapons in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Illinois Democrats have introduced an ambitious gun control bill that would.

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Pritzker orders immediate jobs study for emerging industries in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Illinois’ new governor wants to have a road map, by.

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Illinois to issue February food stamp benefits this week

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Those on food stamps in Illinois should get next month’s.

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$2 billion Illinois rail project falls behind high-speed targets

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Amtrak riders are still waiting for higher train speeds along.

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Lawmakers again elect Madigan as House Speaker

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — For the 18th time in the past 36 years, members of.

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Illinois congressional delegation to shrink after 2020 Census

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Continued population loss means Illinois will have to say goodbye to.

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Illinois food banks rush to distribute 315,000 gallons of milk

SPRINGFIELD/DAVENPORT, Ia. (Illinois News Network) — There will be no shortage of milk for hungry families.

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State proposes regulations on hemp crops

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Illinois farmers are one step closer to growing hemp. The.