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 GOP fears political fallout after health care ‘epic fail’

GOP fears political fallout after health care ‘epic fail’

But that’s simply not an option for a conservative base energized by its opposition to the health law. Local party leaders, activists and political operatives are predicting payback for ...
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Will County Recognized for Solar Energy Efforts

Will County Recognized for Solar Energy Efforts

Will County has received a shining new honor. It’s been named a SolSmart Bronze designee for its efforts to utilize solar energy to help cut utility costs and save the environment. The ...
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Will County Clerk announces retirement for December 2018

Will County Clerk announces retirement for December 2018

“I’ve had two loves in my life, my family and my career in the County Clerk’s office and now it’s time to put my family first. Deciding to retire was made easier after my husband Steve retired as ...
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Congressman Bill Foster - Woman's Panel Discussion

Congressman Bill Foster - Woman's Panel Discussion

Dear Friend, I'd like to invite you to an important community discussion I'm hosting about the challenges that women still face today in the workplace and in our society. We have made ...
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GOP signals infrastructure bill must wait

GOP signals infrastructure bill must wait

“I’d like to see infrastructure get done,” Sen. John Thune (S.D.), the Senate’s No. 3 Republican and chairman of the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, told reporters Wednesday. “But ...
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SAVE THE DATE - Democratic Women of Will County Gubernatorial Candidate Forum

Sunday, September 17th, 2017 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm IBEW Local 176 -- 1100 NE Frontage Road, Joliet, IL  More details forthcoming Confirmed attendees:  JB ...
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Will County becomes 50th community to end veteran homelessness

Will County becomes 50th community to end veteran homelessness

“That day I had made my mind up that I wasn’t going to live like I was living,” Vann said. “That was a rough way to live. I don’t wish that on anybody.” Vann, who served in the Army from ...

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Will County heroin epidemic getting worse

Will County heroin epidemic getting worse

Officials reported at the meeting that the county has received funding for the second year of the Prescription Drug/Opioid Overdose Related Deaths grant from the Illinois Department of Human ...

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Uncivil Politics in the Age of Trump

Uncivil Politics in the Age of Trump

That's a significant shift from eight years ago, when former President Barack Obama was in the early months of his first term: In July 2009, 35 percent of adults said politics between Republicans ...
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Montgomery village president Matt Brolley running for Congress

Montgomery village president Matt Brolley running for Congress

"I've spent my professional life building and fixing things. If you want to build a better Washington, D.C., maybe it's time to send an engineer," he said. A Montgomery native, Brolley served ...
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Montgomery village president Matt Brolley running for Congress

"I've spent my professional life building and fixing things. If you want to build a better Washington, D.C., maybe it's time to send an engineer," he said. A Montgomery native, Brolley served ...
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Uncivil Politics in the Age of Trump

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Will County heroin epidemic getting worse

Officials reported at the meeting that the county has received funding for the second year of the Prescription Drug/Opioid Overdose Related Deaths grant from the Illinois Department of Human ...

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Will County becomes 50th community to end veteran homelessness

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SAVE THE DATE - Democratic Women of Will County Gubernatorial Candidate Forum

Sunday, September 17th, 2017 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm IBEW Local 176 -- 1100 NE Frontage Road, Joliet, IL  More details forthcoming Confirmed attendees:  JB ...
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GOP signals infrastructure bill must wait

“I’d like to see infrastructure get done,” Sen. John Thune (S.D.), the Senate’s No. 3 Republican and chairman of the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, told reporters Wednesday. “But ...
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Congressman Bill Foster - Woman's Panel Discussion

Dear Friend, I'd like to invite you to an important community discussion I'm hosting about the challenges that women still face today in the workplace and in our society. We have made ...
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Will County Clerk announces retirement for December 2018

“I’ve had two loves in my life, my family and my career in the County Clerk’s office and now it’s time to put my family first. Deciding to retire was made easier after my husband Steve retired as ...
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Will County sees drop in heroin deaths year-over-year

The county is "seeing some impact" from all of its initiatives, including Naloxone, educational programs in the schools and Safe Passage programs in local police departments, where addicts can turn ...
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Fewer Immigrants Mean More Jobs? Not So, Economists Say

But economists say the tomato story and a host of related evidence show that there is no clear connection between less immigration and more jobs for Americans. Rather, the prevailing view among ...
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