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Thursday, March 23
Illinois General Assembly Legislative Scholarships can be awarded to just about any student -- even lawmakers' families -- with little or no oversight, an investigation by a team of Columbia College Chicago journalists in collaboration with Illinois Statehouse News found. Read even more coverage on ChicagoTalks.org.