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Some state lawmakers are pushing a proposal to do away with the unpopular practice of changing the clock twice a year.
One Illinois lawmaker has proposed to do away with the unpopular practice of changing the clock twice a year.
The new law will bring more transparency to Illinois school districts’ administrative costs, which are among the highest in the nation.
All Senate Democrats and one Republican voted to override Gov. Bruce Rauner and pass Senate Bill 1 in its original form, including a bailout for Chicago Public Schools.
State Sen. Andy Manar and other defenders of Senate Bill 1 shouldn’t be fighting to put a bailout of Chicago Public Schools ahead of their own districts.