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Task force touts work to combat sexual discrimination, harassment Task force touts work to combat sexual discrimination, harassment

Task force touts work to combat sexual discrimination, harassment

Surrounded by several other members of the Senate Task Force on Sexual Discrimination and Harassment Awareness and Prevention Sens. Melinda Bush and Jil Tracy held a news conference Tuesday to discuss the task force’s newly-released report, and to detail some of the legislation that resulted from its investigation last year.

Lawmaker puts the brakes on mileage tax proposal Lawmaker puts the brakes on mileage tax proposal

Lawmaker puts the brakes on mileage tax proposal

A bill that would test a mileage tax for vehicles driving on state roads has been tabled, but that doesn’t mean it’s dead. Chicago Democrat Marcus Evans last week filed House Bill 2864, establishing a pilot program for a 2.1-cent tax on every mile a vehicle is driven on state roads. But Evans tabled the bill Tuesday, saying he wanted to send the message that he’s not going to...
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