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State Senate votes down SB1 pension bill on first try

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The vote totals after SB1 failed to pass on the first attempt. | Dave McKinney~Sun-Times via Twitter

Sun-Times Springfield Bureau Chief Dave McKinney was reporting via Twitter from the statehouse as Senate Pres. John Cullerton's pension bill failed on the first vote. It would pass on a second try.

This vote came after SB35 - a pension bill brought by Sen. Daniel Biss (D-Evanston) - failed to pass.

How it went down, via McKinney on Twitter:

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