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Obama and Romney could use someone who has earned his stripes in order to keep their discourse fair and balanced.
As we start a new week, it's always good to get caught up on state politics. Here's an easy guide to what happened last week.
In the latest Land of Lincoln Blue survey issued by Patch, Democratic respondents said they thought President Obama did a great job, but loved President Clinton's speech more. They also said Republicans showed how "out of touch" they are.
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During a discussion about a manual for employees, park commissioners bantered around the idea of creating ordinances for themselves.
In the latest Land of Lincoln Red survey issued by Patch, Republican respondents shared their opinions on the presidential election following the Republican National Convention.
Arsenal Road Interchange to open Thursday or Friday.
Joliet City Manager Tom Thanas said it's possible a deal with the new owners to lease Silver Cross Field could go to the council Monday.
The two governmental entities cannot reach an agreement regarding three billboards the city of Joliet wants to place on Joliet Park District property.
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