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Illinois state capitol building
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January 09, 2019 - 7:09 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KMOX/AP) -- A new Illinois legislative session got underway Wednesday with Democrats firmly in control but both parties pledging to turn the page on years of budget stalemates, government dysfunction and name-calling. Democrat Michael Madigan, already the longest-serving state...
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President Donald Trump joined by, from left, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, Representative Kevin McCarthy, Representative Steve Scalise and Vice President Mike Pence
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January 07, 2019 - 8:22 am
There's a lesson from Missouri, I think, that those in Washington might want to consider about the benefits of compromise compaired to the potential costs of obstinacy.
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In this photo provided by WLBT-TV a noose hangs on a tree on the state capitol grounds in Jackson, Miss.
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November 26, 2018 - 3:07 pm
The NAACP website says Mississippi had 581 between 1882 and 1968, the highest number of any state.
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Illinois state capitol building
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April 30, 2018 - 8:32 am
The legislature's research commission estimates the state will take in roughly $37.7 billion during the next fiscal year.
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 The Missouri Capitol Building is bathed in red,white and blue lights as the inaguration party for new Governor Eric Greitens is about to begin in Jefferson City, Missouri on January 9, 2017.
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March 27, 2018 - 9:35 am
Hawley is going on-the-record supporting a measure to strengthen the state's sunshine law.
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Car forcing a way through a flood on the River Ritec near Tenby, Pembrokeshire, UK
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February 27, 2018 - 9:31 am
The "Stormwater Capital Rate" would average about $2.25 a month per customer
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