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Republican David McSweeney’s legislation that would let voters decide the fate of the Illinois lieutenant governor’s office has passed the House and awaits action in the Senate.
Editorial: Senate should support ballot measure on lieutenant governor
A Daily Herald editorial says the state Senate should pass legislation that has overwhelmingly passed the House calling for a ballot question on the future of the lieutenant governor's office.
A possible Route 53 path cuts through a Mundelein subdivision.
Editorial: $25 million questions on Route 53 remain for tollway
House Speaker Michael Madigan, left, and Senate President John Cullerton listen as Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner delivers his budget address to a joint session of the General Assembly at the Capitol last February.
Editorial: Unacceptable - Citizens must again press lawmakers for budget
                                                                                                                                                                                                   
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