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Report highlights jobless workers' stories of frustration, despair and economic uncertainty

Date: 
12/06/2011

From the Cleveland Plain Dealer:

Report highlights jobless workers' stories of frustration, despair and economic uncertainty

Friday, December 02, 2011, 6:30 PM     Updated: Friday, December 02, 2011, 6:53 PM

Ilinois Secretary of State Jesse White Receives Lerner/Egan Award at Citizen Action Illinois' Annual Dinner

Date: 
09/29/2011

 

Citizen Action/Illinois' 2011 Annual Dinner was held Friday evening, September 9, at the Chicago Hilton and Towers.  Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White was honored with the 2011 Lerner/Egan Award for his decades of public service and tireless commitment to working families and to the public interest. 

Quinn vetoes ComEd rate hike

Date: 
09/21/2011

From WGN (link here):

Quinn vetoes ComEd rate hike

By Julie Wernau

1:04 p.m. CDT, September 12, 2011

Oak Forest Hospital to close by month's end

Date: 
09/21/2011

Oak Forest Hospital to close by month's end

Listen to this Story at WBEZ.org

By Gabriel Spitzer | Aug. 16, 2011

(WBEZ/Gabriel Spitzer)

Opponents twice blocked the closure of Oak Forest, but at Tuesday's meeting Cook County won the day.

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle and health officials say closing Oak Forest is difficult but necessary.

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