Skills Investigative

Lawmakers caught playing games

SPRINGFIELD — Instead of eyes on the budget, lawmakers had their eyes on their phones.

May 27, 2016 0
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Casinos expanding rapidly

ILLINOIS – Video gambling has expanded to more than 6,000 locations in less than three years leaving some to wonder if the state is becoming the “Land of Casinos.”

July 27, 2015 0
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Locked Up Part 2

ILLINOIS — Each year more people are sent to Illinois prisons for drug offenses than any other crime, but there could be hope to send some of them for more […]

April 29, 2015 0
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Locked Up Part 1

ILLINOIS – Temporary holding facilities have become a permanent home for many prisoners in Illinois creating difficult, if not sometimes dangerous, situations.

April 28, 2015 0
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YPFI: Controlling prison costs

ILLINOIS — Illinois prisons are overcrowded and cost billions, but could a new program help keep people out of jail and save taxpayers money? Illinois spends $1.3 billion a year […]

February 25, 2015 0
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ILLINOIS –If Illinois wants to reach its goal of having 60 percent of its workforce with a college degree by 2025, it will have to bring adults back to school.

February 12, 2015 0
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