The current CTU leadership group was reelected in the union’s most hotly contested race since their slate came to power in 2010.
The state’s two first-term female representatives, Democratic Rep. Marie Newman and Republican Rep. Mary Miller, were among the biggest losers in the remapping.
The Field Museum spent four years redesigning its Native North America hall. That involved looking inward at the harm the museum had done.
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Over the years, Lakeview Pantry has expanded beyond the North Side and added services such as mental health, job and housing assistance.
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Next to Indiana and Wisconsin, the state has less strict requirements for voter identification, absentee ballots and same-day registration.
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This comes as Griffin’s favored GOP gubernatorial candidate, Richard Irvin, has hammered Gov. JB Pritzker for failing to stem violent crime.