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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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COMMENTARY: New legislative cycle, same old chaos

As a new General Assembly legislative session convenes this week, the same political chaos continues..

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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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Continued out-migration from Illinois could mean dire consequences

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

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COMMENTARY: Threats of violence have no place in politics

(Heartland Newsfeed) — The lame duck session of the Illinois General Assembly got incredibly ugly.

Marron earns Republican nod to fill out term in District 104

DANVILLE (Heartland Newsfeed) — Republican officials in Champaign and Vermilion counties chose a successor to.

COMMENTARY: Bank of Springfield Center and SMEAA — a massive drain on taxpayers

(Heartland Newsfeed) — The Illinois Policy Institute published a story Tuesday regarding the Springfield Metropolitan.

Illinois third parties are in weekend time crunch to meet filing deadline

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — It is crunch time this weekend as third party candidates assemble.

House representative leaving office early, taking private sector job

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — A Republican state representative who voted in favor of tax hikes.

Illinois counties declare ‘sanctuary’ status for gun owners

SPRINGFIELD/CHICAGO (Heartland Newsfeed) — Several rural counties in Illinois are taking a stand for gun rights.