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Elder appointed to Mayfield City Council

The Mayfield City Council has appointed Steven Elder to replace outgoing member John Poole, who resigned his seat to serve as the city's director of planning and community development.

Rauner urges Mendoza to fight lawmaker pay case

Gov. Bruce Rauner is calling on new Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza to fight a lawsuit filed by her fellow Democratic lawmakers seeking to collect paychecks they haven't received since May.