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Stories with person: Barbara Flynn Currie
  • Illinois lawmakers fast-track OKs for Obama, Lucas museums 
    Updated: Apr-23-15 7:27 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - With fast-track votes, Illinois lawmakers pushed through legislation Thursday to ensure that Chicago can use public park land as a potential site for President Barack Obama's presidential library, while also paving the way for Star Wars creator George Lucas' proposed museum on the city's lakefront.