State Represenetative Ryan Spain

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State Rep. Ryan Spain (R-Peoria) said Gov. J.B. Pritzker's "Restore Illinois" plan doesn't work for cities like his.

Illinois lawmakers across the political spectrum aren't happy about President Donald Trump's commutation of former Governor Rod Blagojevich's 14-year prison sentence on corruption charges. 

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Two state lawmakers, who previously served on Peoria City Council, are pushing legislation they say would make private utility companies more accountable to customers.