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WI Union Files Labor Complaint Over Bargaining

Posted: 02/28/2011 - Wisconsin's largest public employees union has filed a complaint alleging Gov. Scott Walker is engaging in unfair labor practices by refusing to negotiate with it.

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Pressure Increasing For Missing Senate Democrats

Posted: 02/28/2011 - Staff members of the 14 Wisconsin Senate Democrats who skipped town 11 days ago rather than vote on an anti-union bill will now have to get their pay authorized by the Republican leader.

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Taxing Hiding Senators

Updated: 02/28/2011 - As Illinois becomes a haven for Democrats on the run.

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Judge: 'Rapacious Media' Harassed Blago Jurors

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Posted: 02/24/2011 - A judge in former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's corruption case has sharply criticized reporters for what he calls "harassment" of jurors after Blagojevich's first trial ended

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Assembly Democrats Meet with Walker Official

Posted: 02/24/2011 - A group of Democratic Assembly members have presented to a top aide of Gov. Scott Walker an alternative plan that would keep collective bargaining rights in place for public workers.

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Judge to Rule on Dropping Some Blagojevich Counts

Posted: 02/24/2011 - A federal judge is expected to grant a prosecution request to dismiss two racketeering charges and a wire fraud count against impeached Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich.

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Chicago Mayoral Election

Posted: 02/22/2011 - Chicago officials are expecting a 50 percent turnout for the city's mayoral election.

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Election Day in Rockford

Updated: 02/22/2011 - In Rockford it's the GOP primary for former alderman Joe Sosnowski's seat on city council.

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Blagojevich Seeks to Toss Wiretaps

Updated: 02/21/2011 - Lawyers for former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich have filed a motion this morning asking a judge to throw out secret wiretaps.

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WIS. Senators Skip Out Of State To Delay Crucial Vote

Updated: 02/17/2011 - Democratic state senators from Wisconsin fled the Dairy State to delay a vote on a controversial budget proposal. And 23 News has learned some of the 14 senators were using Rockford as a hideout.

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