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Did you know that the Thirteenth Amendment, which abolished slavery, was written by U.S. Senator Lyman Trumbull from Alton, Illinois?
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IL House Democrats Feb 19
Happy ! Check out some of Illinois’ connections to presidential history.
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IL House Democrats Feb 17
Thank you to all of the parents and teachers in our state who help make our schools a better place for all of our students to learn.
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IL House Democrats Feb 15
. has perfected the formula for failure. His fourth unbalanced budget proposal in four years includes massive cuts to our schools.
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IL House Democrats Feb 15
Known as the First Lady of the Black Press, Ethel Payne changed the national agenda with her coverage of the Civil Rights Movement.
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IL House Democrats Feb 14
Democratic response to ’s 2018 Budget Address
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IL House Democrats Feb 14
February is Heart Health Month. Heart disease is the number one cause of death for men & women in the U.S. You can improve your heart health through regular exercise, healthy eating & avoiding health risks.
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IL House Democrats Feb 14
A pirogue is a hollowed-out wooden canoe that was used by Native American Tribes across the state. The pirogue was named the official state artifact in 2017.
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IL House Democrats Feb 13
Woodfield Mall, Gurnee Mills and Yorktown Center are three of the 30 busiest malls in America.
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IL House Democrats Feb 13
. once said he wanted to “make Illinois government the most efficient, transparent in America.” But now his admin. is refusing to make public emails detailing events that led to veterans dying at a state facility. Why won't he ?
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IL House Democrats Feb 13
Asa Philip Randolph was a leader in the Civil Rights Movement and the labor movement. In 1925, he organized and led the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, the first predominantly African-American labor union.
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IL House Democrats Feb 12
. is refusing to respond to public information requests that could reveal what happened at the Quincy Veterans’ Home under his watch and help stop future Legionella outbreaks. Why won't Rauner ?
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IL House Democrats Feb 12
Anna Langford began her career as a civil rights and criminal lawyer. She defended civil rights workers in the 1960s and later planned a march in Cicero with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to promote racial integration within the suburb.
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IL House Democrats Feb 12
Abraham Lincoln was the first person from Illinois to be elected President of the United States. Find out where you can learn more about how Lincoln changed Illinois and the country at .
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IL House Democrats Feb 9
With the 2018 Winter underway, we're excited to recognize Illinois' very own Olympians! Good luck !
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IL House Democrats Feb 8
The Willis Tower, formerly the Sears Tower, was built in 1970. At 110 stories tall, it is one of the tallest buildings in the United States.
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IL House Democrats Feb 1
Rep. Hoffman-Sponsored Resolution Demands Answers to Legionnaires Outbreak at Quincy Veterans Home
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IL House Democrats Feb 1
Rep. Mussman: “Prioritizing the interests of working families should always come before passing laws that benefit billionaires and powerful interests.”
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IL House Democrats Jan 31
House Democratic Response to 's 2018 State of the State Address
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IL House Democrats Jan 31
Rep. Greenwood: “This law will protect those who just want to better themselves by making sure loan companies can’t take advantage of them.”
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