Congress http://peoriapublicradio.org en Senator Durbin talks road construction http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/senator-durbin-talks-road-construction <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Illinois' senior U.S. Senator, Dick Durbin, says Congress needs to act before the federal highway fund is depleted. He says Tuesday in Washington he will help introduce ways to pay for it.</span></p><p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:05:18 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 26066 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Senator Durbin talks road construction Schilling, Bustos set to battle again for Congressional seat http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/schilling-bustos-set-battle-again-congressional-seat <div>The second battle for Congress between republican Bobby Schilling and democrat Cheri Bustos is officially underway. Sunday in the Quad Cities, Schilling launched his campaign to win back Illinois' 17th District seat.</div><p> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Herb Trix 20271 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Schilling, Bustos set to battle again for Congressional seat Central Il Democrats rally for Washington to address climate change http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/central-il-democrats-rally-washington-address-climate-change <div>A group of central Illinois Democrats as well as some in agriculture and academics are trying to rally around President Obama's action last month on climate change.</div><div> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 11:47:59 +0000 Willis Kern 9634 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Central Il Democrats rally for Washington to address climate change Former congressional candidate sues IRS http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/former-congressional-candidate-sues-irs <p></p> Tue, 19 Feb 2013 21:26:06 +0000 Alex Rusciano 1207 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Former congressional candidate sues IRS