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by Robert Dietz
Mon Feb 28, 2011

Bill Introduced To Strengthen State's Prevailing Wage Law

Violating the prevailing wage laws in Illinois could be a felony if a bill pushed by Attorney General Lisa Madigan makes it through the General Assembly. Last week, Madigan announced that her office will work with State Rep.

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by Adam Doster
Fri Nov 19, 2010

The Salaries Of Our Leaders

In the past, we've poked fun at the Illinois Policy Institute's "Spotlight on Spending" series in which the conservative think tank "highlights wasteful or inefficient programs and spending." This week, the group came out with a new white paper comparing the pay of Illinois' consti

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by Adam Doster
Thu Nov 18, 2010

Madigan: Bring Transparency To Foreclosure Procress

Prompted in part by the recent crisis that swept through the housing market, in which mortgage services using "robo-signers" produced shoddy foreclosure filing documents, Illinois is clamping down on companies that are taking advantage of vulnerable homeowners.

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by Micah Maidenberg
Thu Oct 14, 2010

Madigan: Allow Judges To Help Homeowners

The housing research firm RealtyTrac recently released a new set of data about foreclosure activity in the third quarter of this year. Simply put, the situation remains ugly in Illinois.

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by Aricka Flowers
Tue Oct 12, 2010

Editorial Boards Choose Sides In Upcoming Races

Newpaper editorial boards announced a few more endorsements over the past few of days that are worth noting.