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Sex-harassment, taxes, Rauner v. Madigan key in Ill.races
Source: - 6 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ One of every five lawmakers sworn in to office next year will be new to the Illinois General Assembly. Thirty members of the House and Senate have announced retirement or already left. It's an election year tainted not only by the state budget mess but sparked by the #MeToo anti-sexual harassment movement. It's an election that promises a referendum on Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democratic House Speaker Michael Madigan and the three years they've spent battling over the budget.
Sex-harassment, taxes, Rauner v. Madigan key in Ill. races - 14 hours ago
One out of every five Illinois legislators taking the oath of office next winter will be new to the General Assembly.
The Latest: 3 Democrats file for central Arkansas seat - Feb 22, 2018
Three Democrats have filed to run for a U.S. House seat in central Arkansas that the party hopes to reclaim in this year's election.