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January 9, 2012 - Library Hours

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It's a first for Chicago -- all neighborhood libraries are now closed every Monday. Elizabeth Brackett and her panel talk about why, and if it could change.

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The Week in Review: Springfield Passes Stopgap Budget

After a year without a budget, state lawmakers pass a six-month stopgap measure.

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The Week in Review: Springfield Passes Stopgap Budget

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The Week in Review: July 29, 2016

Joel Weisman and guests discuss the week's top news in Chicago and across the U.S.

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The Week in Review: July 29, 2016

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July 28, 2016 - Full Show

Watch the July 28, 2016 full episode of "Chicago Tonight."

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July 28, 2016 - Full Show

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July 27, 2016 - Full Show

Watch the July 27, 2016 full episode of "Chicago Tonight."

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Web Extra, The Week in Review: July 29, 2016

Joel Weisman and guests continue the conversation in our exclusive web video.

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Web Extra, The Week in Review: July 29, 2016

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Dick Durbin to Decide on Gubernatorial Bid in November

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin gave an impassioned speech to Illinois delegates at the DNC.

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Dick Durbin to Decide on Gubernatorial Bid in November

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DNC: Emanuel Makes 1st Appearance Before Illinois Delegation

Mayor Rahm Emanuel spoke about the presidential race before a crowd of delegates.

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DNC: Emanuel Makes 1st Appearance Before Illinois Delegation

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Hillary Clinton Accepts Democratic Nomination

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton accepts the Democratic nomination for president.

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Hillary Clinton Accepts Democratic Nomination

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Cullerton Focused on November Election

Illinois Senate President John Cullerton is focused on the November election, not 2018.

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Cullerton Focused on November Election

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Labor Unions Flex Muscle with Illinois Democrats at DNC

Illinois Democrats may be a disjointed bunch, but they do have one thing in common.

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Labor Unions Flex Muscle with Illinois Democrats at DNC

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Obama: Hillary Clinton Most Qualified Presidential Candidate

President Barack Obama makes the case for why Hillary Clinton should be president.

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Obama: Hillary Clinton Most Qualified Presidential Candidate

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Web Extra: Obama Library to be Built in Jackson Park

Jackson Park beat out Washington Park as the site for the future Obama Presidential Center

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Web Extra: Obama Library to be Built in Jackson Park

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