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RT : We are pleased to announce newly available records. https://t.co/iSb6QOw43S https://t.co/aS4xsrhpuy
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Blogs

02.02.17

The Cook County Board of Commissioners has reorganized its board meeting proceedings in an effort to streamline board meetings. Beginning in January 2017, the Consent Calendar portion of the meeting is now held on the second Tuesday of each month rather than the second Wednesday when County...

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02.23.17

Illinois Issues

This article examines the causes and effects of Illinois’ ongoing pension crisis and the Illinois Senate’s proposed solution. Civic Federation President Laurence Msall notes the intent of Illinois...

02.17.17

CBS Chicago

This segment discusses the possible sale of the State of Illinois’ James R. Thompson Center. Laurence Msall, President of the Civic Federation, says that the sale of the building could be a...

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The Civic Federation
RT : We are pleased to announce newly available records. https://t.co/iSb6QOw43S https://t.co/aS4xsrhpuy
The Civic Federation
very cool! thanks for sharing!
The Civic Federation
Ultimate amount of ’ bill backlog depends on both outcome of FY2017 and plan to address backlog itself: https://t.co/8M69tvNpql