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Pritchard’s Perspective 4/14/14

In This Issue: Governor Releases More Construction Funding NIU Makes Funding Request Video Gaming Brings Big Revenue Some of the Bills That passed the House Last Week Continuing the Discussion of School Funding Formula M...
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McHenry County Home Rule?

McHenry County voters approved a binding referendum that allows them beginning in 2016 to elect their County Board Chairman rather than the 24 board members. The referendum passed by almost 60 percent to 40 percent (18,7...
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Bold Ideas Have Some Upset

DeKalb County Online has received an invitation to a meeting set up for the residents of the “Ellwood Historic and the Hillcrest Neighborhoods” to share information about new plans by NIU and the City of DeKa...
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Pritchard’s Perspective 3/31/14

Observations and comments about state government by State Representative Robert W. Pritchard. March 31, 2014 In This Issue: Excellence in Teaching Recognized, Learning Standards Discussed Fighting Fire with Sprinklers Go...
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Pritchard’s Perspective 3/24/14

Observations and comments about state government by State Representative Robert W. Pritchard. March 24, 2014 In This Issue: Rotator Recovery Charter School Reorganization More Over-Taxing from the State House NIU Testifi...
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Pritchard’s Perspective 3/17/14

Observations and comments about state government by State Representative Robert W. Pritchard. March 17, 2014 In This Issue: Proud to be an American Ag Day in the Statehouse Community Leaders Urged to Focus on Strengths L...