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    • Medical marijuana rules get Illinois committee OK - MyFox Chicago July 16, 2014
      SFGateMedical marijuana rules get Illinois committee OKMyFox ChicagoYou have to have a bonafide relationship with a doctor,” Lang added. Medical cannabis program coordinator Bob Morgan says interested patients should start talking with their doctors about the program. The Illinois State Medical Society is helping its ...Illinois approves rules for medical ma […]
    • Lou Lumenick - New York Post July 30, 2014
      Lou LumenickNew York PostCult director Joseph Losey directed this Americanized version of the Fritz Lang classic, starring David Wayne, which has had some revival screenings recently. 'Death of a Salesman' (1951). Fredric March stars in this long-unavailable adaptation of ...
    • Rauner group files appeal in term limits case - The Capitol Fax Blog (blog) July 30, 2014
      Rauner group files appeal in term limits caseThe Capitol Fax Blog (blog)A1: $5 ,500.00 in 4 contribs to Citizens for Lou Lang. elections.il.gov/CampaignDisclo… by Trib IL CampaignCash via twitter July 30 at 8:02 AM. A1: $1 ,002.91 in 1 contrib to Health Care Council of IL PAC. elections.il.gov/CampaignDisclo… by Trib IL ...
    • Live Music: Saturday, Aug. 2 - The Providence Journal July 30, 2014
      The Providence JournalLive Music: Saturday, Aug. 2The Providence JournalMary Lou Neville, jazz and pop, Elizabeth of Portofino, 897 Post Rd., Warwick. 461-8920. 6:30-9:30 pm. Newport Jazz Festival, Fort ... The Smokin' Toads, rock, Skyline Lounge, Lang's Bowlarama, 225 Niantic Ave., Cranston. 944-0500, langsbowlarama.com.and more »
    • Morton Grove teen's family plans to file wrongful death lawsuit - Morton Grove Champion July 29, 2014
      Morton Grove teen's family plans to file wrongful death lawsuitMorton Grove ChampionLou Lang and others have appealed to the Carbondale police department to release information on what happened to her son Pravin Varughese, who attended SIU, but that the department has responded the same way it has since February, saying the case ...and more »
    • Confidential email shows lawmakers' disdain for Quinn - nwitimes.com July 28, 2014
      Confidential email shows lawmakers' disdain for Quinnnwitimes.comLou Lang, D-Skokie, for example, told Brushkin the governor's office better not go around him when it comes to negotiating a gambling expansion program. "The Gov's office had better not think they can negotiate a compromise without me at the table ...and more »
    • Protected: SUBSCRIBERS ONLY - Today's edition of Capitol Fax (use all CAPS ... - The Capitol Fax Blog (blog) July 29, 2014
      Protected: SUBSCRIBERS ONLY - Today's edition of Capitol Fax (use all CAPS ...The Capitol Fax Blog (blog)Update: Heroin Task Force hearing at Wrightwood-Ashburn Library on Chicago's South Side today drew intense interest, testimony. #twill. by State Rep. Lou Lang via twitter July 29 at 2:53 PM. Great day to be door knocking for my friend @RepCarolS […]
    • Thousands of Chicagoans rally for Israel - Jewish United Fund July 28, 2014
      Jewish United FundThousands of Chicagoans rally for IsraelJewish United FundLou Lang, Alderman Debra Silverstein, Canadian Consul Scott McCook,Pastor Chris Harris and Elder Jeffrey Hodges. Those who could not attend offered comments from afar, such as AFSCME Executive Director Henry Bayer. “No nation can tolerate wanton ...and more »
    • Hillsborough real estate transactions for Aug. 1 - Tampabay.com (blog) July 29, 2014
      Hillsborough real estate transactions for Aug. 1Tampabay.com (blog)9617 Wydella St., to William Lang & Claudia Lang by D. Sullivanrobert & Veronika Boulton, $240,000, 06-20-2014. ... 11132 Sailbrooke Dr., to Mary Lou Dixon & George Scribner by Charles J. Christmas & Kimberly G. Christmas, $200,000, 06-27-2014.and more »
    • Question of the day - The Capitol Fax Blog (blog) July 29, 2014
      Question of the dayThe Capitol Fax Blog (blog)Lou Lang via twitter July 29 at 2:53 PM. Great day to be door knocking for my friend @RepCarolSente - keep up the great work! by Maria A. Berrios via twitter July 29 at 2:19 PM. #Illinois Smart Grid Ed Fund announced new grants for community partners ...and more »
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House Begins Blagojevich Impeachment Process, Lou Lang Appointed a Chief Questioner

(Springfield, IL) — There are 12 House Democrats and 9 Republicans on the impeachment committee to  investigate allegations of misfeasance, nonfeasance, and other misconduct against Governor Rod  Blagojevich.

House Speaker Michael Madigan (D-Chicago) has House Majority Leader Barbara Flynn Currie (D-Chicago) as Committee Chair. Currie said that the panel’s investigation will include allegations contained in the complaint filed by federal investigators as well as other issues.

Assistant House Majority Leader Lou Lang (D-Skokie) has been appointed one of the chief questioners.

Here are the other committee members:

Rep. Edward Acevedo (D-Chicago)
Rep. Monique Davis (D-Chicago)
Rep. Mary Flowers (D-Chicago)
Rep. Jack Franks (D-Woodstock)
Rep. John Fritchey (D-Chicago)
Rep. Julie Hamos (D-Evanston)
Rep. Gary Hannig (D- Litchfield)
Rep. Connie Howard (D-Chicago)
Rep. Lou Lang (D-Skokie)
Rep. Frank Mautino (D- Spring Valley)
Rep. Arthur Turner (D-Chicago)
Rep. Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs)
Rep. Suzie Bassi (R-Palatine)
Rep. Patti Bellock (R-Hinsdale)
Rep. Bill Black (R-Danville)
Rep. Mike Bost (R-Murphysboro)
Rep. Roger Eddy (R-Hutsonville)
Rep. Chapin Rose (R-Mahomet)
Rep. Jim Sacia (R-Pecatonica)
Rep. Jil Tracy (R-Mt.Sterling)

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