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August 10, 2023 | CapitolView

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Illinois State Capitol Building on a Bright Summer Day

In this episode of CapitolView: A conversation with Janet Mathis, President/CEO of Elevate Illinois. Plus: analysis on a variety of stories, including an effort to ban advertising for some firearms in Illinois, a movement to protest pending utility rate increases in the state, and Illinois legislation which allows some non-citizens to become law enforcement officers.  

Anchor Fred Martino talks with Janet Mathis, President/CEO of Elevate Illinois. Analysis from Peter Hancock of Capitol News Illinois and John Jackson of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute.  

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