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Springfield takes up campaign finance reform, injects confusion over PACs

Illinois lawmakers will get to work this week on a bill they say would add more transparency to state campaign finance laws that apply to Political Action Committees--and perhaps to clean up some of its convoluted language. The House Elections and Campaign Finance Reform Committee will meet on Wednesday, May 16, to try to move SB3722 along in the lower chamber. It has already cleared the Senate and has seen one reading in the House.
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