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Unemployment and Layoffs

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Hey, Gov. Bruce Rauner, Illinois lives matter. Stop the Chop of health and human services, which are vital to those who need them, as well as the jobs of those who provide the services. Illinois' financial catastrophe needs a humongous solution such as the proposed tax on financial transactions at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and the Board of Trade. Hey, Chicago, we just won a championship. The Chicago Bandits of the National Pro Fastpitch league won the league championship for the third time on Aug. 17, beating the USSSA Pride from Florida. It's sad that the Daily Southtown sports section had no mention of it. Oh, wait. It's a women's sports team so it's not...