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|Unclaimed marijuana from storage shed worth $100KPantagraph.com / 4 min. ago more|
BLOOMINGTON — A potential buyer of a home in rural McLean County found some unusual personal property recently as he checked out a storage building: three bales of marijuana with a street value of more than $100,000.
|Connect Transit plans more bus sheltersPantagraph.com / 4 min. ago more|
NORMAL — Bloomington and Normal Walmarts are among 10 Twin City locations to get new bus shelters this fall.
|Sun block: 'Extraordinary event' awes hundreds at HeartlandPantagraph.com / 1 h. 4 min. ago more|
NORMAL — Easton Kretschmer, age 6, wearing a NASA hat and NASA flight commander costume, put on his special eclipse glasses and looked up.
|Leamon JessupPantagraph.com / 2 h. 4 min. ago more|
Leamon Kemp "Lee/PawPaw" Jessup, 66, of Mahomet, died 7:05 a.m. Sunday (Aug. 20, 2017) at Presence Covenant Medical Center, Champaign.
|Diane K. HallPantagraph.com / 2 h. 4 min. ago more|
Diane K. Hall, 67, of Normal, died 10:04 a.m. Saturday (Aug. 19, 2017) at Heritage Health, Normal.
|Funerals pending 8/22/17Pantagraph.com / 2 h. 4 min. ago more|
Brown, Donald T. "Don," 89, Vandalia, Sunday (Aug. 20, 2017) in Springfield. Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia.
|Terry AdreonPantagraph.com / 2 h. 4 min. ago more|
Terry Lynn Adreon, 79, of Downs, and Orlando, Fla., passed away at 7 a.m. Aug. 15, 2017, in Winter Park, Fla., from complications related to Lewy Body Dementia.
|Funerals today 8/22/17Pantagraph.com / 2 h. 4 min. ago more|
Litwiller, Floyd R., 11 a.m. at Hopedale Mennonite Church, Hopedale.
|Jack BessPantagraph.com / 2 h. 4 min. ago more|
Jack Bess, 80, of Bloomington, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away peacefully on Thursday (Aug. 17, 2017) at home with his family by his side.
|LeRoy James HaagPantagraph.com / 2 h. 4 min. ago more|
LeRoy James Haag, 91, of Cullom, passed away 8:58 a.m. July 21, 2017, at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Normal.
|Terry Onslow MillerPantagraph.com / 2 h. 4 min. ago more|
Terry Onslow Miller, 76, of Normal, formerly of Chatsworth, passed away 12:15 p.m. Sunday (Aug. 20, 2017) at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Normal.
|Kristy PapkaPantagraph.com / 2 h. 4 min. ago more|
Kristy Michelle Papka, 37, of San Francisco, Calif., passed away at 2:35 p.m. Saturday (Aug. 19, 2017) in the loving arms of her brother and best friend, Stephen Papka (Brent Flora), at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home, Peoria. Kristy…
|Illinois First State to Ban Circus Elephants - Springfield, IL Patch - Patch.comGoogle News / 7 h. 7 min. ago more|
Patch.comIllinois First State to Ban Circus Elephants - Springfield, IL PatchPatch.comSpringfield, IL - Governor Bruce Rauner signed a bill to make Illinois the first state to officially ban circus elephants.and more »
|Decatur City Council, police discuss options to combat distracted drivingWAND / 7 h. 16 min. ago more|
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - Decatur police and city council members are trying to crack down on distracted driving.
|Pawprint Ministries celebrating comfort dog birthdaysWAND / 7 h. 55 min. ago more|
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - Pawprint Ministries officials celebrated the birthdays of two of its comfort dogs on Monday.
|Warrensburg boy goes above what is asked of himWAND / 8 h. 5 min. ago more|
WARRENSBURG, Ill. (WAND) - A 10-year-old boy was asked to do a simple task during the Corn Festival, but he went far beyond what was asked of him.
|Urbana police arrest 1 in Monday bank robberyWAND / 8 h. 14 min. ago more|
URBANA, Ill. (WAND) - The Urbana Police Department says one man has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery at Busey Bank Monday afternoon.
|Police looking for suspects who threw rock at 4-year-oldWAND / 8 h. 45 min. ago more|
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) – Decatur Police Department officials say they need help from public to find a group of people responsible for throwing rocks at a 4-year-old girl.
|Warrensburg boy recognized for his good deedsWAND / 8 h. 51 min. ago more|
WARRENSBURG, Ill. (WAND) - The bi-weekly Village of Warrensburg Board meeting started with a surprise to a 10-year-old boy.
|Champaign Man Charged with Murder for Weekend ShootingWAND / 9 h. 13 min. ago more|
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND): David Denson, a 28 year old Champaign man, is being charged with 5 counts of first degree murder.
|Yingying Zhang's family to speak on August 22WAND / 11 h. 51 min. ago more|
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND) - The family of a University of Illinois scholar who was kidnapped in June 2017 is scheduled to speak to the public on August 22.
|Lawmakers pushing to prohibit "penny-per-ounce" sugary drink taxWAND / 12 h. 3 min. ago more|
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - One local lawmaker is pushing for a new state law that would prohibit additional taxes on sodas, fruit juices, and flavored waters.
|Illinois communities celebrate total solar eclipseWAND / 12 h. 35 min. ago more|
ILLINOIS (WAND) - Several central and southern Illinois communities celebrated Monday's total solar eclipse.
|Shelbyville students watch eclipseWAND / 13 h. 42 min. ago more|
"I hope they remember it forever," said one teacher.
|Eclipse, Springfield styleSpringfield News / 13 h. 49 min. ago more|
The playlist for the Capitol Radio Group's eclipse viewing party in downtown Springfield at least went beyond Bonnie Tyler. There were "I Wear My Sunglasses at Night" and "Dancing in the Dark."
|Mosquito control operations to begin in Macon CountyWAND / 14 h. 14 min. ago more|
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - The Macon Mosquito Abatement District has announced it will take action against West Nile Virus-infected mosquitoes after increased numbers of infected mosquitoes found in traps placed in Macon County.
|Ameren Illinois offering tips on avoiding utility scamsWAND / 14 h. 33 min. ago more|
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - Ameren Illinois officials say they will offer seniors tips on avoiding scams and improving their energy efficiency during a workshop on August 22.
|Solar Eclipse Hits Central IllinoisWMAY / 15 h. 56 min. ago more|
The moon may temporarily blot out the sun… but clouds can still have their way with both of them. Springfield’s eclipse experience collided head-on with a lot of cloud cover Monday, providing only sporadic opportunities to fully witness a near total solar eclipse across Central Illinois. When there were breaks in the clouds, the historic event lived up to its hype, casting unusual shadows and giving those with special glasses the chance to see the moon glide in front of the sun… with about 96-percent coverage at its peak. Carbondale and other Southern Illinois communities got to experience “totality,” being plunged into near darkness for more than two minutes.
|Superintendent Gill Weighs in School Funding ImpasseWMAY / 16 h. 53 min. ago more|
Springfield’s school superintendent isn’t taking a hard-and-fast stand on whether lawmakers should override Governor Bruce Rauner’s changes to a school funding reform bill or adopt a compromise instead. Jennifer Gill says Rauner’s changes do create some problems for District 186… but could also steer as much as a million dollars a year more, at least initially, to Springfield schools. On the WMAY News Feed, Gill said it’s just important that lawmakers take action to put an “evidence-based” funding model in place soon so that state aid can begin flowing to school districts again.
|Local Police Give Reminder About School Speed ZonesWMAY / 16 h. 56 min. ago more|
Now that most area school districts are back in session, police are reminding you to pay extra attention driving around schools. 20-mile-an-hour school speed zones are in effect from 7am to 4pm when children are present, and state police say you should refrain from talking on cell phones in school zones. In addition, failing to stop for a school bus with its stop arm extended can get you a $150 fine and a three-month driver’s license suspension.
|Powerball Jackpot Grows to at Least $650 MillionWMAY / 17 h. 4 min. ago more|
It’s an even more rare event than a solar eclipse. The Powerball jackpot has jumped to nearly two-thirds of a billion dollars. Wednesday’s $650 million top prize is the second-largest in Powerball history. A single winner could take a lump sum cash payout of $411 million before taxes. No one has matched all six winning numbers in more than two months… the odds of winning are 1 in 292 million.
|Springfield exploring possible bicycle-sharing programSpringfield News / 18 h. 15 min. ago more|
The goal is to make Springfield more bicycle-friendly and provide recreational opportunities for tourists and residents. The coalition is pursuing the idea of having sponsorships from local businesses or grants fund the program and civic groups manage it.
|Morning Spin: Downstate Republican congressman says Trump derailing his own agendaSpringfield News / 22 h. 42 min. ago more|
Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Ill., describes for reporters on Capitol Hill the scene during a shooting at a congressional baseball game in Alexandria, Va., on June 14, 2017. Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Ill., describes for reporters on Capitol Hill the scene during a shooting at a congressional baseball game in Alexandria, Va., on June 14, 2017.
|Springfield was at center of Illinois' last total eclipse - News - The ... - The State Journal-RegisterGoogle News / 1 d. 13 h. 56 min. ago more|
The State Journal-RegisterSpringfield was at center of Illinois' last total eclipse - News - The ...The State Journal-RegisterWhen the last total solar eclipse was visible in Illinois, people from across the country flocked to Springfield. Astronomers predicted the city would be near the ...and more »
|Five Finger Death Punch performs at the Illinois State Fair - The State Journal-RegisterGoogle News / 1 d. 22 h. 42 min. ago more|
The State Journal-RegisterFive Finger Death Punch performs at the Illinois State FairThe State Journal-RegisterLead singer Ivan Moody of Five Finger Death Punch joined the band on stage for the first time since rehab on the Grandstand Stage at the Illinois State Fair, Saturday, Aug. 19th, 2017, in Springfield, Ill. The concert's attendance of 13,316 made it the ...
|SHG's Taylor wins Quincy Invite - The State Journal-RegisterGoogle News / 2 d. 8 h. 47 min. ago more|
SHG's Taylor wins Quincy InviteThe State Journal-RegisterQUINCY — Sacred Heart-Griffin sophomore Reid Taylor fired a 2-under-par 69 and won medalist honors Saturday of the Quincy Invitational at Westview Golf Course. Taylor finished with three birdies and one bogey, and his scores of 36 and 33 paced him to ...
|Benedictine hires local director - The State Journal-RegisterGoogle News / 2 d. 14 h. 37 min. ago more|
The State Journal-RegisterBenedictine hires local directorThe State Journal-Register... and doctorate's degrees through the Benedictine Springfield campus, was most recently an associate dean for the university's School of Graduate, Adult and Professional Education, which serves adult and graduate students in the central Illinois region.
|Trucking company sued for fatal motorcycle crash in AuroraSpringfield News / 2 d. 18 h. 5 min. ago more|
Relatives of a motorcyclist who was killed after striking a semitrailer in Aurora have filed a wrongful-death lawsuit arguing the truck driver's negligence caused the crash. Nancy Priebe, the administrator of the estate of Christopher Gonzalez of Aurora, filed suit this month in Kane County seeking unspecified damage from XPO Logistics, which is also does business as Conway Freight.
|Illinois governor says immigration bill 'very reasonable'Springfield News / 2 d. 22 h. 23 min. ago more|
Gov. Bruce Rauner says a plan that would limit cooperation between authorities in Illinois and federal immigration authorities "seems very reasonable." The Republican said Friday on Chicago's WBEZ that a decision on whether he'll sign it into law is expected within days.
|The media attack Trump no matter what he says or doesSpringfield News / 3 d. 2 h. 42 min. ago more|
Somehow, that was bad. Reporters, including those at my hometown paper, the Springfield, Ill.
|1 severely injured in Friday afternoon shooting in SpringfieldSpringfield News / 3 d. 7 h. 15 min. ago more|
Springfield police say officers were dispatched to the 800 block of East Cedar Street at about 1:41 p.m. for a report of a shooting. Upon arriving, officer say they found a 25-year-old man with an apparent gunshot wound.
|Sweet dedication: County native bakes goods for state fair despite losing handsSpringfield News / 3 d. 9 h. 30 min. ago more|
She wheels her way between the display cases with ease, steering herself toward the creations she knows came from her kitchen. She recognizes them even from across the room, certain they're hers without even seeing the name tag attached to them.
|Virginia's unemployment rate up slightly to 3.8 percent in JulySpringfield News / 3 d. 13 h. 58 min. ago more|
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|Springfield Man Facing Hate Crime and Other ChargesWMAY / 3 d. 15 h. 44 min. ago more|
A Springfield man is facing hate crime and other charges after an early morning incident in a downtown bar. State’s Attorney John Milhiser says Joseph Carlisle… who turns 39 Saturday… accosted a woman in the 411 Bar on East Washington, telling her he was staring at her because she’s Asian and he’s a racist. Milhiser says Carlisle was asked to leave, then threw his drink in the woman’s face and began hitting her and a companion. He drove away and was pulled over and charged with DUI. He also reportedly got into a physical altercation with police during the arrest, and Milhiser says more charges are possible.
|Wojcicki-Jimenez Will Not Run For Re-ElectionWMAY / 3 d. 16 h. 16 min. ago more|
Less than three years after she was appointed to the job, state Representative Sara Wojcicki Jimenez says she will not run for re-election next year. Jimenez was one of the Republicans who voted this summer in favor of a budget and tax hike to pay for it… and then voted to override Governor Bruce Rauner’s veto of that plan. Appearing live on WMAY, she said she made the decision after thoughtful consideration and discussions with her family… and said she was not warned of any political payback for going against the governor on the budget and tax votes.
|Rauner Calls TRUST Act “Reasonable”WMAY / 3 d. 16 h. 19 min. ago more|
He still isn’t saying that he will definitely sign it, but Governor Bruce Rauner says a bill on his desk affecting law enforcement and immigration sounds “reasonable.” That legislation… called the TRUST Act… would limit local police involvement in federal immigration detainers unless there was a court order. It would also restrict stopping or searching people based on immigration status. Several police departments are urging Rauner to sign the bill… saying it will prevent a strain on their resources, and insisting it’s not a “sanctuary” bill.
|20th Anniversary of Lowering DUI BAC to .08WMAY / 3 d. 16 h. 21 min. ago more|
State transportation and safety officials are celebrating an anniversary. 20 years ago this summer, Illinois became the fifteenth state to lower the legal blood alcohol limit for DUI down to point-oh-eight. Now all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico use that standard. IDOT says the change has saved lives… with the number of alcohol-related traffic fatalities in the state down by 43-percent since the lower limit took effect in 1997.
|Total Solar Eclipse May Just Look Like “Cloudy Day” in SpringfieldWMAY / 3 d. 16 h. 24 min. ago more|
If you don’t have a total eclipse, you don’t have much of an eclipse at all. That’s according to an assistant professor of astronomy at the University of Illinois Springfield. On the WMAY News Feed, John Martin said that in the 70-mile wide “path of totality” in Southern Illinois, it will appear as dark as night during Monday’s eclipse. But even with an eclipse of more than 95-percent in Springfield, Martin says it will only appear at best like a “cloudy day,” because even a fraction of the sun is still incredibly bright. The peak of the eclipse will hit at around 1:18 Monday afternoon.
|Powerball Jackpot Rises to at Least $535 MillionWMAY / 3 d. 16 h. 29 min. ago more|
It’s another outbreak of lottery fever… and that’s fueling a bump in Saturday night’s Powerball jackpot. The top prize has now been increased to at least $535 million for a single winner… the fifth largest Powerball prize of all time. No one has matched all six Powerball numbers since early June. A single winner Saturday night could take a lump sum of $340 million before taxes.
|Five Finger Death Punch frontman vows to perform at Illinois State Fair - The State Journal-RegisterGoogle News / 3 d. 18 h. 34 min. ago more|
The State Journal-RegisterFive Finger Death Punch frontman vows to perform at Illinois State FairThe State Journal-Register“At this point, I am on track to return to the band with a vengeance in Springfield, Illinois, when we begin the next leg of our North American tour dates,” he said in the statement. “It's my intention to sing at each and every future show we are ...
|11 US states added jobs in JulySpringfield News / 3 d. 18 h. 45 min. ago more|
This Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, file photo, shows the Illinois Department of Employment Security office in Springfield, Ill.
|When was the last total solar eclipse in Illinois? It's been a long timeSpringfield News / 3 d. 23 h. 27 min. ago more|
If you think you remember seeing a total solar eclipse in Illinois, you are mistaken. The fact is, the state of Illinois has witnessed just one total solar eclipse in its entire history.
|Man Killed in Springfield ShootingSpringfield News / 4 d. 4 h. 3 min. ago more|
A young man is dead after a shooting in Springfield. The Sangamon County Coroner says 22 year old Landis M Bates was shot in the chest near the Sand Trap Tavern which is located at 1510 Melrose Street.
|Illinois conservative group's cartoon sparks racial clashSpringfield News / 4 d. 6 h. 24 min. ago more|
A political cartoon circulated by a conservative Illinois think tank with... A settlement has been reached in a key lawsuit brought by the American Civil Liberties Union against two psychologists involved in designing the CIA's harsh interrogation methods in the war on terror. Arkansas has a new supply of a controversial lethal drug, and the state's attorney general has asked the governor to set an execution date for a death row inmate condemned for a 1991 killing.
|White changes mind, will seek 6th term as secretary of stateSpringfield News / 4 d. 10 h. 53 min. ago more|
Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White announced that he would seek re-election in 2018 during the Illinois Democratic County Chairmen's Association 2017 Annual Chairmen's Brunch Thursday, Aug. 16, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza in Springfield, Ill. White, who is 83 years-old, has served five terms.
|Letters from the war - The State Journal-RegisterGoogle News / 4 d. 11 h. 21 min. ago more|
Letters from the warThe State Journal-RegisterClarence and Maryann Benedict of Springfield, both of whom are deceased, wrote often while Clarence was in the Navy. The letters talk about their love for each other, the monotony of military life and also what was happening on the ... The letters were ...
|Blaze brings out the best - Thanks to many, dealership survivesIllinois Times / 5 d. 5 h. 55 min. ago more|
Blaze brings out the best - Thanks to many, dealership survives Just two days after a massive fire lit the sky for miles, Classic Country Cars in Staunton was back in business.Approximately 100 firefighters from more than a dozen departments helped battle th...
|Vigil at city hall - Citizens honor victims of Charlottesville Illinois Times / 5 d. 5 h. 56 min. ago more|
Vigil at city hall - Citizens honor victims of Charlottesville On Sunday, Aug. 13, less than 24 hours after a “Unite the Right Rally” in Charlottesville, Virginia, exploded into violence resulting in one death and multiple injuries, more than 300 Spring...
|Museums close in city - But African-American museum says it’s healthyIllinois Times / 5 d. 5 h. 57 min. ago more|
Museums close in city - But African-American museum says it’s healthy Two museums have closed in as many weeks in Springfield.Late last month, the Korean National War Museum closed in downtown. Just two weeks later, the Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Museum,...
|Springfield exploring bicycle-sharing program - The State Journal-RegisterGoogle News / 5 d. 13 h. 29 min. ago more|
The State Journal-RegisterSpringfield exploring bicycle-sharing programThe State Journal-RegisterMore residents and visitors to central Illinois cities, including Peoria and Bloomington-Normal, can now rent bicycles as part of bike-share programs. A coalition of groups in Springfield is looking to make the capital city the next to implement a ...
|Leggings, Yoga Pants Rule 'Perpetuates Shame Cycle,' Illinois Teen Says - Patch.comGoogle News / 5 d. 17 h. 15 min. ago more|
Patch.comLeggings, Yoga Pants Rule 'Perpetuates Shame Cycle,' Illinois Teen SaysPatch.comCHATHAM, IL — A high school senior is protesting a dress code change at a suburban school district, saying it “perpetuates the victim shame cycle" and teaches girls "that their body is a problem. ... Get free real-time news alerts from the Springfield ...
|Neo-Nazis Are Terrorists: Illinois Senate - Patch.comGoogle News / 6 d. 19 h. 24 min. ago more|
Patch.comNeo-Nazis Are Terrorists: Illinois SenatePatch.comSPRINGFIELD, IL — Should white supremacist groups be treated the same as ISIS? The Illinois Senate thinks so. Days after a white nationalist rally turned deadly at the University of Virginia, senators passed a resolution asking police across Illinois ...Illinois Senate approves resolution asking police to recognize neo-Nazi groups as terrorist organizationsChicago TribuneHarmon: Hatred on display in Charlottesville has no place in our society - Senator Don HarmonSenator Don Harmonall 52 news articles »
|Six-plus years for UIS rapist - “I’m afraid of him”Illinois Times / 12 d. 5 h. 56 min. ago more|
Six-plus years for UIS rapist - “I’m afraid of him” Xuesong “Gary” Yang, a former University of Illinois Springfield counselor and recruiter who pleaded guilty to raping a student on her 17th birthday, broke down in tears Tuesday before being...
|Impasse impact - Report quantifies impact of state budget stalemate while organizations pick up the piecesIllinois Times / 12 d. 5 h. 57 min. ago more|
Impasse impact - Report quantifies impact of state budget stalemate while organizations pick up the pieces The Chicago Foundation for Women recently released a report entitled “Damage done: the impact of the Illinois budget stalemate on women and children.” The report states that “lasting damag...
|A haven for neighborhood kids - Northside Children’s Community Library provides books and comfortIllinois Times / 19 d. 5 h. 56 min. ago more|
A haven for neighborhood kids - Northside Children’s Community Library provides books and comfort During a recent visit by Jack, a therapy dog, to Northside Children’s Community Library, many of the kids were excited for a chance to interact with a canine friend. A few, however, were appre...
|No fracking way - Activists deliver anti-fracking signatures to RaunerIllinois Times / 19 d. 5 h. 57 min. ago more|
No fracking way - Activists deliver anti-fracking signatures to Rauner “What do we want? Clean water! When do we want it? Now!”So went the chant of a group of demonstrators gathered July 28 in front of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources building.The W...
|Going fishing on Governor - City, state OK aquaculture projectIllinois Times / 26 d. 5 h. 56 min. ago more|
Going fishing on Governor - City, state OK aquaculture project Randy Jones figured he’d gotten the green light in May, when the Springfield Building and Zoning Department sent him a letter: “Per inspector the violations are abated.”That, he thought, w...
|Sobering statistics - Tax revenue, economy laggingIllinois Times / 26 d. 5 h. 57 min. ago more|
Sobering statistics - Tax revenue, economy lagging Businesses closing. Start-ups sagging. Shopping down. Declining population. People getting older.It all adds up to a dismal financial picture for the city of Springfield, which is seeing tax rev...
|Funding plan ‘harmless,’ but expensive - School formula reform faces uphill battle despite passing House and SenateIllinois Times / 33 d. 5 h. 55 min. ago more|
Funding plan ‘harmless,’ but expensive - School formula reform faces uphill battle despite passing House and Senate The sounds of a rehearsing gospel choir, complete with organ accompaniment, bled through the walls of Union Baptist Church during a sparsely attended town hall meeting there July 13. The meeting...
|Officer explains fight that cost him job - “I think that day was the boiling point”Illinois Times / 33 d. 5 h. 56 min. ago more|
Officer explains fight that cost him job - “I think that day was the boiling point” A former Springfield police officer charged with beating a man in February may have allowed rough times off the clock to spill over to patrol duties, according to internal affairs records.Termin...
|Dying for better health care - Protest aims to put pressure on RaunerIllinois Times / 33 d. 5 h. 57 min. ago more|
Dying for better health care - Protest aims to put pressure on Rauner On July 18 grassroots group Organizing for Action (OFA) staged a demonstration in front of the Illinois Policy Institute office on Second Street. The “Die-In” saw volunteers, community leade...
|AG dings Rauner for FOIA violation - Not the first timeIllinois Times / 40 d. 5 h. 58 min. ago more|
AG dings Rauner for FOIA violation - Not the first time One year after signing a law aimed at forcing government to turn over public records, Gov. Bruce Rauner has been cited by Attorney General Lisa Madigan for failing to respond to a request for re...
|Illinois to Trump: “No” - Voter data request is a non-starterIllinois Times / 40 d. 5 h. 59 min. ago more|
Illinois to Trump: “No” - Voter data request is a non-starter It all began with a June 28 letter sent to the secretary of state of each state and signed by commission vice chair Kris W. Kobach. The letter requested that states share “publicly available v...