John Mulroe http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Illinois considering selling ads on license plates http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/illinois-considering-selling-ads-license-plates <p>The look of the Illinois license plate has changed substantially over the years - just look at that blast from the past above for proof - but a pending bill in the <a href="http://www.ilga.gov/">Illinois Legislature</a> would push the cosmetic transition to a "for-profit" level.</p><p>The St. Louis Post-Dispatch <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/political-fix/article_86844d18-3537-11e0-8121-00127992bc8b.html?mode=story">reports</a> that <a href="http://ilga.gov/legislation/billstatus.asp?DocNum=1360&amp;GAID=11&amp;GA=97&amp;DocTypeID=SB&amp;LegID=57140&amp;SessionID=84">SB1360</a> would allow corporate sponsors to put their logos on license plates as a way to create revenue for the state.</p><p> Thu, 10 Feb 2011 19:37:48 +0000 Kelsey Proud 505 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Illinois considering selling ads on license plates