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Illinois Policy:  Madigan had a heavy hand in filling state jobs for Pritzker
Sam Masterson
August 07, 2020 - 10:25 am
Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker announced new rules to protect frontline workers and emergency rules with possible fines for businesses, schools, and child care establishments that don't follow health restrictions.
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Missouri Gov. Mike Parson
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Associated Press
July 14, 2020 - 7:54 am
Here's a look at the flurry of bills that Missouri Gov. Mike Parson signed into law on Monday.
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Associated Press
August 28, 2019 - 3:59 pm
Among the laws that were taking effect Wednesday were ones affecting car inspections and prison sentences for nonviolent offenders.
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JB Pritzker signing bills into laws
Tina Sfondeles/Chicago Sun-Times via AP
July 24, 2019 - 11:33 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed two laws aimed at protecting young immigrants in Illinois, including those whose parents are deported. One law extends the time a child can have a short-term guardian if their parents are detained or deported by federal immigration authorities. The law...
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Gun manufacturer and dealer in Illinois
Scott Olson/Getty Image
July 18, 2019 - 3:27 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois State Rifle Association has filed a lawsuit alleging a new law that expands state oversight of firearm dealers places “onerous restrictions” that could drive many out of business, officials with the advocacy group announced Wednesday. Under the law, which Democratic Gov...
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