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Statement from Speaker Madigan on Leaders Meeting

Statement from Speaker Madigan on Leaders Meeting

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – House Speaker Michael J. Madigan issued the following statement Friday: “President Cullerton and I met earlier this morning to discuss a way to end the Rauner budget crisis. We were scheduled to meet together with Leaders Radogno and Durkin. We...

Yingling: All Sides Need to Negotiate Better Budget Deal

Yingling: All Sides Need to Negotiate Better Budget Deal

GRAYSLAKE, Ill. – As the clock ticks towards the end of the state’s fiscal year, state Rep. Sam Yingling, D-Grayslake, is urging lawmakers to return to the table and do the work needed to reach more fiscally responsible solutions to the state’s budget crisis and high...

Wallace Backs Resolution Opposing American Health Care Act

Wallace Backs Resolution Opposing American Health Care Act

ROCKFORD, Ill. – Concerned about the negative effects a proposed federal healthcare overhaul would have on the most vulnerable, state Rep. Litesa Wallace, D-Rockford, is supporting a resolution that opposes the Republican-introduced American Health Care Act. “It...

D’Amico Backs Minimum Wage Increase to Lift Up Working Families

D’Amico Backs Minimum Wage Increase to Lift Up Working Families

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In an effort to lift up working families across Illinois, state Rep. John D’Amico, D-Chicago, helped pass legislation that raises Illinois’ minimum wage to $15 over the next few years. “As the minimum wage has remained stagnant since 2011, many...

Keep your tax breaks. Give us workforce training. shar.es/1B4emZ via @crainschicago

Illinois a week from going where no state has gone — into the ignominy of “junk bond” status. bit.ly/2t4I2Dg via @suntimes

Alpha In The Streets Highlight Video.mp4 - Google Drive drive.google.com/file/d/0B__aV9…

Day 5 of special session. Started at noon. Recessed to regular session where we again did concurrence on a large... fb.me/16W3eh2zs

While Gov. Rauner continues refusing to negotiate an #ILBudget, his special sessions are costing taxpayers $48k/day. #twill

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Bernard Schoenburg: Rauner talks of being happy, energized during impasse sj-r.com/opinion/201706…

Read this article to see how happy the Governor is while the state is burning! Unbelievable! sj-r.com/opinion/201706…

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Pleased to report that my cursive writing bill is now headed to the Governor's desk for signature. #cursivematters

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Over the past several years, many advances have been made to ensure the equal treatment of the LGBTQ community,... fb.me/8IELGhTt4

To all those marching today in Chicago's Pride Parade, have fun and enjoy the weather! RT to show your support. #PrideMonth #LoveIsLove

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We came! We saw! We marched! Now, we mentor! #alphasinthestreets #alphaimpact #alphastrong 💪🏾🤙🏾

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The Alphas Men of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity are praying men who believe we are first of all, servants of all! #ALPHASTRONG 💪🏾✊🏾🤙🏾

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The Alphas Marched in the Streets of Maywood with the CommUNITY!#ALPHASINTHESTREETS #ILBUDGET #PEACEMARCH #ALPHAIMPACT #ALPHASTRONG 💪🏾✊🏾

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Truly honored to partner with @PZLambda to bring a powerful, positive, peace march to Maywood! #alphasinthestreets #rhozetalambda #alphas

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Comptroller Mendoza say Illinois will be $185 million short of making court ordered payments come August. #BudgetNow

Day 4 of special session. Budget talks continue behind the scenes. Committee meeting at 11:30. To the house floor... fb.me/61kbGiy2e

IL could lose 46k jobs under Trump health care plan. Rauner remains silent despite devastating consequences for IL. nbcnews.com/health/health-…

TODAY is the DAY! Alphas in the Streets!

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