Illinois and conflict of interests

Study: Illinois, like most states, has few protections against legislative conflicts of interest By Cole Lauterbach | Illinois News Network Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan gives an interview following a committee hearing on October 31, 2017.Image courtesy of BlueRoomStream ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK A massive study of state lawmakers across the U.S. shows a number of conflicts …

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Will County breaks ground on new 10-story courthouse in downtown Joliet

Will County breaks ground on new 10-story courthouse in downtown Joliet Officials broke ground on both sides of a construction fence Thursday morning as excavators prepared the site for Will County’s new courthouse Susan DeMar LaffertyContact ReporterDaily Southtown Using golden shovels, officials ceremonially broke ground on both sides of a construction fence Tuesday morning as excavators …

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