Willie Delgado http://wuis.org en Illinois Senate Joins Push For U.S. Constitutional Convention http://wuis.org/post/illinois-senate-joins-push-us-constitutional-convention <p>The Illinois Senate has joined a push for a national constitutional convention. <a href="http://www.wolf-pac.com/">Organizers</a> want to change the way political campaigns are financed.</p><p>The last time there was a Constitutional Convention, it was presided over by George Washington.</p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Brian Mackey 23158 at http://wuis.org Illinois Senate Joins Push For U.S. Constitutional Convention Voices In The News 2013 http://wuis.org/post/voices-news-2013 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As we get ready to welcome 2014, we thought we’d take a few minutes to reflect on some of the voices in the news this past year in Illinois state politics and government. People in the Capitol were busy with same-sex marriage, medical marijuana, and dozens of other issues. What follows are a few of the more memorable moments.</span></p> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 20:43:22 +0000 Brian Mackey 16041 at http://wuis.org Voices In The News 2013