Decatur – Lawmakers are working close to home today.
The State Senate Committee is meeting in Decatur with economic development on the agenda. They will discuss a proposal by State Senator, Andy Manar, aimed at restructuring the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.
Lawmakers hope to learn more on how the state can attract new businesses, as well as being responsive to the overall needs of the business community.
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