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08.29.19

The Wall Street Journal

This article covered the City of Chicago's significant financial challenges ahead of Mayor Lori Lightfoot's State of the City address. Civic Federation President Laurence Msall said that the Mayor...

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In Illinois, the judiciary is not subject to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), as are other government agencie… https://t.co/NtjNCxCWuP
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Wondering how Illinois will spend its revenue from taxing recreational cannabis? Blog post explains: https://t.co/pr9KzZr4XG