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Gov. Bruce Rauner addresses reporters outside his state Capitol office earlier this month. Rauner wants to reinstate the death penalty in Illinois.
Editorial: Politics, not reason, behind Rauner's death penalty gambit
This Daily Herald editorial says Gov. Bruce Rauner should look for more urgent topics to campaign on rather than reviving a death penalty debate that no one was debating.
People embrace outside the Alamo Gym where students and parents wait to reunite after a shooting at Santa Fe High School on May 18 in Santa Fe, Texas.
Editorial: Time to get serious about protecting our kids in schools
Repealing a resolution designating English as Carpentersville’s official language can be a catalyst for making the village more inclusive to all residents.
Editorial: Repeal of 'official language' a step forward
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