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Obamacare Q&A Session Held in Freeport

Updated: 09/25/2013 - There's six weeks left until open enrollment starts for the largest healthcare overhaul, known as Obamacare.

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US Gov't Accuses BofA of Civil Fraud in Bond Sale

Posted: 08/06/2013 - The U.S. government has accused Bank of America Corp. of civil fraud, saying the company failed to disclose risks and mislead investors in its sale of $850 million of mortgage bonds during 2008.

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Wis. DOJ Appeals Abortion Law Injunction

Posted: 08/06/2013 - The Wisconsin Department of Justice has appealed a federal judge's injunction blocking a new law that requires abortion providers to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals.

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Durbin, Bustos Have Thomson Prison Meeting

Posted: 08/01/2013 - U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos met with federal officials about Thomson Correctional Center in northwestern Illinois.

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Madigan, Cullerton File Lawsuit Over Halted Pay

Updated: 07/30/2013 - The leaders of the Illinois House and Senate are filing a lawsuit challenging Gov. Pat Quinn's halting lawmaker pay over the state's pension gridlock.

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Senate Approves Bill on Student Loan Rates

Updated: 07/25/2013 - The Senate has passed a bill that would make it less expensive for college students to borrow money this fall to pay for classes, housing and books. But interest rates could soon start climbing.

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President Speaks at Knox College

Updated: 07/24/2013 - Just southwest from our area, the state had an extra special visitor. President Obama stopped by Knox College in Galesburg for the first, in a series of speeches on the Economy.

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Bill Brady Talks Pension on Campaign Stop

Updated: 07/24/2013 - It’s been more than a month since a special committee was formed to deal with Illinois’ pension crisis and still no deal has been reached.

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Durbin Wants More Police Departments to Trace Guns

Updated: 07/22/2013 - U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin wants Illinois police departments to use a federal firearms tracing system that can tell investigators the chain of custody of a gun from the manufacturer to the first legal purchaser.

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Medicaid Expansion Signed into Law

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Posted: 07/22/2013 - Federal funds are helping to pay for extended Medicaid coverage in Illinois. Today Governor Quinn signed Senate Bill 26 into law.

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