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Latest questions about Illinois state lawmakers tuition grants

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Springfield Bureau Chief Dave McKinney teamed with the Better Government Association to report on the latest potential abuse of the tuition grants state lawmakers get: The Tuesday story focus is on State Rep. Dan Burke (D-Chicago), Ald. Ed's brother and the tuition waiver he gave to the daughter of a secretary whose residence in his district (needed to qualify) is questionable. Time to end the program, the subject of abuse for years.

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