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More than 250 new Illinois laws take effect in 2019

FULL ARTICLE: In November, Democrats regained supermajorities in both chambers of the General Assembly, improving the chances of Gov.-elect J.B. Pritzker signing off...

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Would Some ESSA Magic Help End the Government Shutdown?

FULL ARTICLE: The U.S. Department of Education isn't directly affected by the government shutdown—it's among the agencies that had their funding approved last...

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Whose House? Our House Day of Action Indivisible: The Action Network ( is the progressives’ grassroots response to The Tea Party movement. It’s “a mission-driven nonprofit organization dedicated to...