With growing anger over shutdown, Republicans saw opportunity to send a message in special pandemic session

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Illinois Republicans saw political opportunity in the legislature’s special pandemic session, a chance to appeal to residents frustrated and angry over Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home orders ahead of November campaigns in a state trending even more strongly Democratic. …

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