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SENATE RECAP: Presidential tax return measure heads to Illinois House SENATE RECAP: Presidential tax return measure heads to Illinois House

SENATE RECAP: Presidential tax return measure heads to Illinois House

The Senate on Thursday passed legislation that would require presidential or vice-presidential candidates to release their tax returns in order to appear on the state’s election ballots. It also passed a bill setting standards for retail alcohol home delivery. Here's a look at those bills and others that were passed during Thursday's session of the Illinois Senate.

Chicago mayor-elect tells Senate ‘bold action’ – including a graduated income tax – needed in Illinois Chicago mayor-elect tells Senate ‘bold action’ – including a graduated income tax – needed in Illinois

Chicago mayor-elect tells Senate ‘bold action’ – including a graduated income tax – needed in Illinois

In her second consecutive day of addressing lawmakers at the Capitol on Thursday, Chicago Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot once again called for statewide unity and told the Illinois Senate “bold action” will be necessary to “bring real change” to the state.

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