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Biss’ flood management bill moves to governor

Stephanie Kelly, Reporter

May 28, 2014

Filed under City, Politics, State

A bill sponsored by state Sen. Daniel Biss (D-Evanston) aiming to help communities deal with flooding passed the Illinois Senate on Friday and now goes to Gov. Pat Quinn (D) for approval. The bill amends and expands the ...

Biss beats Farkas in landslide victory for state Senate seat

Manuel Rapada and Jia You

November 7, 2012

Filed under City, Local, Politics

State Rep. Daniel Biss (D-Skokie) beat Republican challenger Glenn Farkas by a nearly two-to-one margin Tuesday for the 9th District Illinois state senate seat to be vacated by retiring state senator Jeffrey Schoenberg. A...