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Illinois Public Radio - Illinois Public Media News - February 26, 2013

Illinois House Republicans Delay Concealed-Carry Debate

By Brian Mackey, with additional reporting from The Associated Press and Illinois Public Media

A raucous debate over guns got under way Tuesday afternoon in the Illinois House of Representatives. At issue are the restrictions that will be in place as lawmakers comply with a federal court order demanding the state allow people to carry guns in public.



WILL - Illinois Public Media News - February 26, 2013

U of I President: Sequester Could Hurt Research Funding

By Jim Meadows

University of Illinois officials are waiting to see exactly how the federal budget sequestration will affect their research programs. But university President Robert Easter said they stand to lose $65 million out of their $813 million research budget.


WILL - Illinois Public Media News - February 26, 2013

UIUC Chancellor: Chief Illiniwek’s Retirement is Permanent

By Jim Meadows

Chief Illiniwek

Six years since the University of Illinois retired Chief Illiniwek, the symbol is still a point of controversy. A non-binding referendum on next week’s student election ballot asks if Chief Illiniwek should return as the symbol of the university.

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