Pat Roberts
Kansas Sen. Roberts announces retirement in 2020

WASHINGTON (UPI) — Longtime Republican Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts said Friday he will not seek.

Brad Cole Illinois Municipal League
Taxpayers foot bill for village officials’ spouses to attend conference

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — A review of tax dollars that officials from local governments.

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ARRESTS: Christian County Sheriff’s Department

TAYLORVILLE (Heartland Newsfeed) — The following arrests were reported by the Christian County Sheriff’s Department.

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GOP, Democrats trade blame for governmental shutdown, no deal in sight

WASHINGTON (AP) — The partial government shutdown will almost certainly be handed off to a.

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How partial shutdown of U.S. government could play out

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A partial U.S. government shutdown was widely expected to continue after Congress.

Dan Caulkins Illinois
Continued out-migration from Illinois could mean dire consequences

DECATUR (Heartland Newsfeed) — When it comes to Illinois’ shrinking population, the numbers reported don’t.

GUEST EDITORIAL: Pensions keep Illinois in fiscal turmoil

Goodbye to Illinois’ $130 billion pension hole. Now it’s $133 billion. And getting deeper. Sometimes.

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Donald Trump lays wreath at Arlington National Cemetery

ARLINGTON, Va. (UPI) — President Donald Trump made an unscheduled appearance at Arlington National Cemetery Saturday to.

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OP-ED: Two wrongs don’t make a right in ‘Fight for $15’ debate

The “Fight for $15” an hour is back in Illinois, although it’s not likely to.

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Bill to clear some past marijuana convictions gets new support

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — A ranking member of the Illinois Senate has picked up a.