One local lawmaker is hopeful the new governor and new session of the General Assembly will mean positive things for his district.  Democrat State Senator Bill Haine of Alton will take Governor-Elect Bruce Rauner at his word that he wants to work with members on a number of issues.

Haine says he believes a capitol bill that is filled with needed items, and not pork, is needed:

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The Illinois House and Senate return for the final three days of the fall veto session next Tuesday.


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