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UPDATED: Champaign County accounts for mere percentage of campaign donations

UPDATED: Champaign County accounts for mere percentage of campaign donations

By Declan Harty

February 1, 2016

Update (Monday, 1 p.m.)Presidential campaign donations from Champaign County residents spiked approximately 60 percent to $84,618 in the most recent numbers released from the Federal Election Commission on Monday morning.But the county still only accounts for 1 percent of the state's total of $8...

UI professors found in violation of Ethics Act

By Maggie Sullivan

September 27, 2015

Nearly two years after physics professor George Gollin’s unsuccessful campaign for democratic congressional candidate, three University professors became the subject of an ethics investigation by the Illinois Executive Commission.Leon Dash, journalism professor, Nancy Blake, literature professor and Lau...

Gov. Rauner’s term so far full of plans and proposals

By Caeli Cleary

May 10, 2015

By Caeli Clearystaff writerAfter being elected last November, Rauner’s time in office so far has included several budget cuts and financial agendas for more economic stability. Republican Bruce Rauner defeatedhttps://www.dailyillini.com/news/article_838a40e0-64a4-11e4-973f-001a4bcf6878.html HYPERLIN...

Police blotter for Sept. 17, 2014

September 17, 2014

Champaign — Criminal damage to property was reported in the 200 block of East Green Street around 11 a.m. Monday.  According to the report, an unknown offender threw a brick and broke the victim’s apartment window.  University  — A 22-year-old male was arrested for possession of cannabis with i...