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Lawmaker recess drawing fire from GOP delegation

By Jacksonville Journal-Courier, Ill.

March 17, 2016

Filed under News

Jacksonville state representative C.D. Davidsmeyer joined others Wednesday to send a message to fellow lawmakers: Get back to work.The Legislature is in the middle of a month-long break, although the state is entering its ninth mon...

No Illinois mental health aid has patients and providers reeling

By Madeleine Doubek, Reboot Illinois

March 7, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Tina Wardzala lies awake nights wondering and fearing what will happen to her and her sons if she loses the therapy and psychiatric medication she needs."I have to be well to take care of my children," she told me recently.I first w...

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