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Senate now debating corporate board diversity bill Senate now debating corporate board diversity bill

Senate now debating corporate board diversity bill

A bill that would require Illinois-headquartered corporations to include women and minorities on their boards of directors is now being considered in the Senate, where a committee chairwoman on Thursday suggested changes could be applied.  House Bill 3394 stirred heated debate when it passed out of the House last month.

Senate passes coal ash removal guidelines Senate passes coal ash removal guidelines

Senate passes coal ash removal guidelines

The Illinois Senate advanced a bill Thursday that is aimed at ensuring safe closure of toxic coal ash pits left behind by power plants.  “When you burn coal to produce power, there’s a byproduct called coal ash,” Champaign Democrat Scott Bennett, the bill’s sponsor, said. 

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