term http://peoriapublicradio.org en State term-limit proposal moves ahead http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/state-term-limit-proposal-moves-ahead <div>The two top Republicans in the General Assembly say Illinois would be better off if there were increased turnover in its highest offices. But their effort to institute term limits for governor and other top state politicians were thwarted.</div><p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 04:55:31 +0000 Illinois Public Radio 22574 at http://peoriapublicradio.org State term-limit proposal moves ahead Window on Illinois term limits starting to narrow http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/window-illinois-term-limits-starting-narrow <div>Two of Illinois' top Republicans want to limit how long someone can stay on as governor of Illinois. But they only have about two weeks to get the proposed constitutional amendment through the General Assembly.&nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:10:30 +0000 Hannah Meisel 22264 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Window on Illinois term limits starting to narrow IL lawmaker supports term limits http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/il-lawmaker-supports-term-limits <div>Calls to institute term limits in Illinois have gained traction in the race for governor, helped along by a well-funded campaign that seeks to limit how long politicians can serve in the state legislature. A freshman Congressman says he supports the effort, but only to a degree. &nbsp;&nbsp;</div><div> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 22:00:10 +0000 Hannah Meisel 20034 at http://peoriapublicradio.org IL lawmaker supports term limits Jesse Jackson Jr. asks to go to prison before wife http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/jesse-jackson-jr-asks-go-prison-wife <p></p><div>Ex-Congressman Jesse Jackson Junior is asking a judge to send him to prison before his wife. &nbsp;Both Jacksons are set to be sentenced next month for misusing $750,000 in campaign cash. &nbsp;IPR’s Alex Keefe reports:</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 04:54:49 +0000 Alex Rusciano 7509 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Jesse Jackson Jr. asks to go to prison before wife