The We Are One coalition of labor unions will hold a rally outside the
capitol rotunda in Springfield today at noon to protest a one-day
General Assembly "special session" scheduled to deal with proposed
Gov. Pat Quinn's speech at the Illinois state fair in Springfield yesterday was cut short as
state workers and retirees lustily booed him off the stage.
The Illinois State Fair kicked off in Springfield yesterday and is offering a service for children just in time for the back to school season.