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Senate Executive Committee discusses campus budgeting in light of ongoing impasse

By Samantha Jones Toal

March 1, 2016

The Senate Executive Committee of the Academic Senate met Monday and discussed how the state budget impasse is affecting the University as well as other Illinois universitiesbr. The handling of electronic communications and Freedom of Information Act requests was discussed as well.Budget Impass...

Republicans seize Senate

U.S. Senator-elect Thom Tillis and his wive, Susan, celebrate his victory over Democrat Kay Hagan for the U.S. Senate on Tuesday at the Omni Hotel in Charlotte, N.C. 

November 5, 2014

WASHINGTON — Republicans seized control of the United States Senate on Tuesday, riding a wave of discontent with President Barack Obama to majority power in both houses of Congress for the final two years of his presidency. Republicans won Democratic-held Senate seats in Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Montana, N...