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Chicago Sun-Times: Illinois congressmen call for full funding of mass transit, passenger rail

Illinois congressmen called for full funding for mass transit and passenger rail in a letter to a transportation subcommittee Monday. U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley, a Democrat and the only member of the Illinois delegation on the House Appropriations Committee, led the letter to the subcommittee on transportation, housing and urban development, according to a press

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Rep. Mike Quigley Cites ELPC Report in Push for Full Rail and Transit Funding

Re-posted from http://quigley.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/quigley-leads-call-for-full-funding-of-transit-passenger-rail Quigley Leads Call for Full Funding of Transit & Passenger Rail Mar 23, 2015 Press Release WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Quigley (IL-05), member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies (THUD), led a bipartisan letter to the THUD Subcommittee with 10 members of the

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Chicago Tribune: ComEd’s plan to boost smart grid would hit customers’ wallets, critics say

Commonwealth Edison on Thursday unveiled a plan that it billed as an expansion of ongoing efforts to overhaul the power grid and invest in renewable energy but that critics said would result in customers paying more to the electricity giant. The proposal joins at least two other high-profile energy bills lawmakers are weighing this spring.

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WBEZ: Report touts benefits of alternative energy in Illinois

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