State Senate prez standing in the way of reform

June 2007
Crain's Chicago Business;6/18/2007, Vol. 30 Issue 25, p22
The article discusses the views of the people regarding the move of Senate President Emil Jones on the proposed bill restricting campaign contributions in Springfield, Illinois. The bill contents people's initiative to omit the campaign contribution taken from the people having business with the state, however, Mr. Jones strongly opposed the proposition. It is stipulated that the move to ban the campaign contributions would help the state's chronic financial problems and regain citizens' trust.


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