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POLL: Do You Agree With Replacing Madigan?

Illinois Democrats and the Illinois House should consider replacing House Speaker Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Illinois, said Wednesday. "The ongoing investigation surrounding Speaker Madigan is an unnecessary distraction and makes it harder to carry out the work of helping the people of Illinois," Duckworth, of Hoffman Estates, said in a statement exclusively to The State Journal-Register.
HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL
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POLL: Do You Think The Cannabis Company'S Construction Request Will Be Approved?

The Springfield Planning and Zoning Commission this week will consider a request from a recreational cannabis company to construct the capital city’s first craft grow cultivation center and transporter facility. Emerald Valley Industries, LLC. is seeking to build a 30,000-square-foot adult-use craft grower facility along with a 6,000-square foot transporter...
INDUSTRY
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Do you agree with businesses in Chicago should get fined for violating the mask order implemented by Pritzker?

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Friday that public health officials may issue fines to Illinois businesses where employees or patrons aren’t wearing face coverings to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Pritzker said the emergency rules he filed focus on “scofflaw” businesses who flout the requirement since May...
CHICAGO, IL