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Columns by Doug Finke

  • Illinois in a state of neglect

    Another epic week for the state of Illinois.First came word that the 115-year-old Coliseum at the Il ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Voters sound off on fixing budget, abandoning ship

    The Paul Simon Public Policy Institute released another poll last week, this one dealing with the state’s budget problems.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 7:51 am
  • No news, just talking points in Rauner's online chats

    Round two of Gov. Bruce Rauner’s Facebook Live sessions was held last week.Like the first one a coup ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 8:51 am
  • Debate wasn’t must-see TV for Gov. Rauner

    Last Monday’s presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton drew a Super Bowl-sized viewing audience.
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 10:59 pm
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