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Ill. facility closures
11:55 am
Tue May 1, 2012

Ill. legislative commission rejects Quinn closures

An Illinois legislative commission has rejected three state facility closures proposed by Gov. Pat Quinn as part of his FY2013 budget.
(UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Updated at 6:15 am Wednesday. Reporting from Amanda Vinicky in Springfield and Jacob McCleland in Cape Girardeau was used in this report.

An Illinois legislative commission has signaled its opposition to Gov. Pat Quinn's plan to close two prisons and a state center for people with developmental disabilities.

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