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April 19, 2017
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Illinois Nonprofits Mount Advocacy Push as Budget Impasse Drags On

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The Union League Miguel A. Barreto Boys & Girls Club in Chicago is one of hundreds of nonprofits that has seen its state support jeopardized because lawmakers have not been able to pass a budget for nearly two years.

Next month, more than a dozen Chicago activists will lace up their walking shoes and begin a 200-mile march to Springfield, Ill. There, at the state capitol, and in churches and community centers along the way, they plan to marry up with other...

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