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Term Limits Symposium

Term Limits for ILLINOIS: Would They Work?

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Monday, April 7, 2014

8 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

Union League Club of Chicago
65 W. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL

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The Simon Review

There's Nothing Fair About the Illinois Map: An Examination of the Reapportionment Process in Illinois
Craig Curtis, Brad McMillan and Don Racheter -  April 2013 - Paper #35


President Obama's Victories in Illinois: 2012 Compared to 2008
John S. Jackson, Visiting Professor -  February 2013 - Paper #34


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2013

10.22.13 - Former Justice Department official will present lecture

10.21.13 - Poll: Southern Illinois Voters are in a Bad Mood

10.21.13 - Media Advisory - Former U.S. Rep Jerry Costello

10.18.13 - Media Advisory--Simon Leadership Conference

10.15.13 - Poll: Southern Illinois Voters are ready for reform

10.11.13 - Voters back higher education, worry about access

09.19.13 - Costello lecture to focus on nation's infrastructure

09.18.13 - Institute will host former U.S. Senator Alan Dixon

09.17.13 - SIU alumna to discuss foreign service careers

08.27.13 - Veteran journalist will share political insights

07.01.13 - Inaugural Lane intern cherishes legislative work

06.20.13 - Matt Baughman selected as a 2013 Fellow

05.20.13 - Hearing on redistricting in Illinois on May 30

04.04.13 - State government reform is focus of April 9 lecture

04.04.13 - State government reform is focus of April 9 lecture

04.01.13 - Simon Institute will examine Illinois' redistricting

03.22.13 - Institute's Youth Government Day is April 13

03.21.13 - Congresswoman Cheri Bustos will speak on March 29

03.08.13 - Jerry Costello donates his political papers to SIU

03.05.13 - Jerry Costello to reflect on 25 years in Congress

02.22.13 - 18 Students selected for Women's Civic Institute

02.22.13 - Poll: Voters divided over how to fix pension system

02.22.13 - Media Availability for Diane Bystrom

02.20.13 - Lecture series will feature Jerry Costello

02.15.13 - Poll: Support grows for gay marriage in Illinois

02.14.13 - Simon Poll: Dems favor Lisa Madigan, GOP open

02.12.13 - Bystrom to discuss role of women and politics

01.29.13 - John Tillman will examine state's budget crisis

01.23.13 - Schnorf will discuss Illinois budget, pension issues

2012

11.05.12 - State Sen. Toi Hutchinson will speak Nov. 8

10.31.12 - Luncheon will focus on Illinois' budget problems

10.24.12 - Simon scholarship will honor debate team

10.17.12 - Former Gov. Jim Thompson on campus Oct. 25

10.11.12 - Grant to help women interested in government

10.03.12 - Registration open for Civics Education Workshop

09.26.12 - Poll shows Illinois residents favor political reforms

09.14.12 - Poll: Quinn's Numbers Up; Obama Leads Romney

08.29.12 - Simon event will discuss race and politics

08.27.12 - Students can meet congressional candidates

08.14.12 - Political campaign communications workshop set

08.02.12 - Televised debate features 12th District candidates

05.04.12 - Lecture to Present Life of Civil-War Era African-American Legislator, Physician

04.17.12 - Thompson, Dixon plan fall campus appearances

04.16.12 - Political educator Nancy Bocskor to visit campus

03.28.12 - Youth Government Day is March 31 in Springfield

03.28.12 - Expert on Illinois' financial issues to visit campus

03.21.12 - Political expert Charlie Cook to present lecture

03.15.12 - Poll: Voters want greater financial transparency

03.08.12 - Voters weigh in on Cook County, the wealthy

03.07.12 - Poll: GOP primary voters favor Santorum

03.01.12 - State elections board director to speak on campus

02.24.12 - Youth Government Day is March 31 in Springfield

02.23.12 - Media Advisory - Alexander Lane program

02.17.12 - Simon Institute plans conference on ethics, politics

02.13.12 - Religion's role in politics will be discussion topic

02.07.12 - Simon institute event features Gloria Campos

02.03.12 - Simon institute announces Spring Schedule

01.19.12 - Yepsen: Errors damage Iowa caucuses' credibility

01.06.12 - High school students to learn about leadership

2011

11.22.11 - Yepsen to discuss Iowa caucuses' significance

11.16.11 - Simon Institute unveils Alexander Lane Scholarship

11.14.11 - Media Advisory - Internship Announcement

10.14.11 - ISBE chair to keynote conference for educators

10.11.11 - Media Availability for Dan R. Long

09.30.11 - Morris' vision topic of Simon Institute lecture

09.28.11 - TV journalist to offer tips to aspiring candidates

09.26.11 - Bryant to discuss what she's learned in politics

09.21.11 - Higher ed funding topic of Pizza and Politics

09.21.11  - Leadership event focuses on young minorities

09.19.11 - Public policy Institute to host "Pizza and Politics"

09.09.11 - Whitman to talk politics, encourage women

08.26.11 - Institute speakers will explore variety of topics

05.20.11 - Valonda Roberts wins Mike Lawrence Scholarship

04.12.11 - State's auditor general to speak at SIUC

04.06.11 - 11th Youth Government Day set in Springfield

03.25.11 - Voters skeptical of government, public officials

03.22.11 - U.S. Senate Sergeant at Arms to visit SIUC

03.10.11 - Poll shows support for increasing cigarette tax

03.01.11 - State Rep. Patricia Bellock to speak on campus

02.11.11 - Official to discuss state's public retirement systems

01.21.11 - SIUC to host expert on 'town-gown' relations

01.07.11 - Media Advisory - Simon Leadership Day

2010

12.22.10 - Poll: Voters unsure of First Amendment Rights

12.03.10 - Eugene Trani to discuss town-gown relations

11.23.10 - Reception will honor Sheila Simon for service

11.12.10 - Award-winning journalist to offer election insights

11.12.10 - Forum at SIUC will focus on Second Amendment

11.04.10 - Luechtefeld, Bradley to offer election perspectives

11.03.10 - Former Justice official to discuss policing, crime

10.28.10 - Simon Institute plans post-election discussion

10.21.10 - Forum planned on expansion of legalized gambling

10.19.10 - Alumna to discuss her U.S. Foreign Service career

10.18.10 - Voters offer no clear direction on state budget

10.16.10 - Voters divided on a variety of social issues

10.14.10Simon poll: Voters tired of business as usual

10.12.10 - Brady leads governor's race, senate race a tie

10.12.10 - Government, personal debt is focus of seminar

10.04.10 - State Sen. Iris Martinez to speak on campus

10.01.10 - Simon Institute hosting leadership conference

09.23.10SIUC expert to discuss "What makes a good poll?"

09.14.10 - Fair pay activist Lilly Ledbetter to speak at SIUC

09.01.10 - Institute to focus on key issues facing Illinois

07.15.10 - Partnership lands grant to assist airports

07.06.10 - First-generation students  focus of $1 million grant

05.07.10 - Three students win Mike Lawrence Scholarships

04.24.10 - Poll: Views mixed on government, politics, taxes

04.23.10 - Where Southern Illinoisans Get Their News

04.21.10 - Paul Simon Public Policy Institute inaugurates the "Southern Illinois Poll."

04.20.10 - Media Advisory - Simon Institute Poll Results

04.09.10 - Making college more affordable is focus of event

02.15.10 - Symposium will focus on U.S-Cuban relations

02.05.10 - Institute to host book signing, reception for Gray

02.02.10 - Simon Institute plans primary election analysis

01.21.10 - Political experts to analyze results of Illinois primary at Feb. 4 event

01.13.10 - WSIU TV, radio to carry candidate debates

2009

12.11.09 - Institute to host 'Paul Simon Leadership Day'

11.18.09 - Simon exhibit, program coming to Troy

11.17.09 - Media Availability - Christine Radogno

11.12.09 - State Senate minority leader to speak on campus

11.09.09 - Simon institute earns honor for serving youths

10.28.09 - Lawrence scholarship drives raises nearly $50,000

10.26.09 - Paul Simon Public Policy Institute launches survey for college graduates with disabilities with Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services

10.09.09 - Poll Shows Broad Support for Political, Electoral Reform in Illinois

10.16.09 - Simon Institute Poll Results

10.16.09 - Poll: Uncertain Races for Governor of Illinois

10.16.09 - U.S. Senate's historian emeritus to speak at SIUC

10.13.09 - Media Availability - Thomas Patterson

10.08.09 - Senate Redistricting Committee to meet at SIUC

10.05.09 - Scholarship created to honor Mike Lawrence

09.23.09 - Hartley to sign his new book on Paul Simon

08.27.09 - Simon family statement on the passing of Sen. Ted Kennedy

06.24.09 - SIUC to host 20 Southeast Asian undergraduates

04.07.09 - Illinois Senate president to speak on campus

04.03.09 - Humanitarian Howard Buffett to speak at SIUC

2008

11.21.08 - Simon institute finalists to visit campus
11.19.08 - Three finalists in running to lead Simon institute
11.17.08 - Baughman named Simon institute interim director
11.07.08 - SIUC to host veteran journalist Doyle McManus
10.23.08 - Poll shows Illinoisans favor budget cuts over tax increases; oppose...
10.14.08 - Illinois attorney general to speak at SIUC Oct. 21
10.10.08 - Forum explores need for constitutional convention
10.01.08 - Sorensen to discuss ‘A Life at the Edge of History'
09.24.08 - Miller to discuss education in the Middle East
09.19.08 - Forum explores future of race and immigration
09.10.08 - Institute's fall schedule offers variety of events
08.22.08 - Exhibit reflects Mileur's passion for politics, SIUC
05.02.08 - Free conference to explore Cairo's past, present and future
04.25.08 - Media Availability - Ray LaHood
04.22.08 - Ray LaHood to discuss his career in politics
04.15.08 - Symposium to explore state's budget situation
04.09.08 - Veteran journalist David Sanger to speak at SIUC
04.02.08 - Media Advisory - Youth Government Day
03.25.08 - Symposium explores complementary health care
03.21.08 - U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald to speak at SIUC
02.20.08 - Nobel Prize winner Soyinka to speak at SIUC
02.19.08 - PBS' Ray Suarez to speak at SIUC next week
02.08.08 - Institute's spring schedule offers forums, speakers

2007

10.30.07 - SIUC to host Southern Poverty Law Center's Dees
10.10.07 - Former UN world food program chief to visit SIUC
09.17.07 - SIUC to host variety of distinguished speakers
08.21.07 - Media Advisory - Christopher Gardner
08.17.07 - Gardner to bring his inspirational story to SIUC
05.07.07 - Paul Powell symposium set for May 15 in Vienna
04.24.07 - Maya Angelou to speak at SIUC on May 2
04.18.07 - SIUC to host 'Future of the Media' symposium
04.09.07 - Renowned cancer researcher to speak at SIUC
03.27.07 - Illinois House majority leader to speak at SIUC
03.08.07 - Youth Government Day is March 24 in Springfield
02.16.07 - Legislator to receive public service award
02.06.07 - Conference will benefit job seekers, employers
01.31.07 - Former governors to discuss moderates in politics

2006

11.14.06 - Media Advisory - Union leader to visit SIUC
10.04.06 - SIUC to host former White House chief of staff
09.20.06 - New York Times journalist to speak at SIUC
09.08.06 - Paula Wolff to speak at SIUC Sept. 18
09.08.06 - Forum brings together public officials, journalists
08.28.06 - Institute schedules diverse array of speakers
08.21.06 - Civil rights leader to speak in Carbondale
04.12.06 - 'No Child Left Behind' debate set for April 18
04.06.06 - Media Advisory – Barbara Flynn Currie
04.05.06 - Media Advisory – Diversity Conference
03.24.06 - SIUC to host columnist Clarence Page
03.20.06 - Media Advisory – Jim Ryan at SIUC
03.16.03 - Journalists to share Middle East perspectives
03.03.06 - Paula Wolff lecture postponed
02.15.06 - Judicial Independence Seminar
02.15.06 - Alumnus, reporter Jackie Spinner to speak
01.27.06 - Journalist Earl Caldwell to speak
01.24.06 - Symposium focuses on funding vital services
01.17.06 - Spring schedule features politicians, policy makers

2005

12.08.05 - Award-winning journalist joins institute staff
12.07.05 - Media Advisory – Institute News Conference
12.06.05 - Media Advisory - Judy Shepard
11.14.05 - Commission endorses study abroad proposal
11.02.05 - Rural Health Task Force
10.31.05 - Head of visa services in U.S. to speak at SIUC
10.20.05 - Judy Shepard appearance rescheduled for Dec. 6
10.19.05 - Judy Shepard lecture postponed due to illness
09.28.05 - SIUC hosting broadcast journalist Walter Rodgers
09.23.05 - SIUC to host state Supreme Court justice
09.14.05 - Speaker to explore role of religion in politics
04.25.05 - Documentary will look at global water crisis
04.13.05 - Mearsheimer will talk April 18 about Iraq war
04.06.05 - Federal prosecutor, journalist will discuss civil rights cases
04.01.05 - Pulitzer Prize-winning author to speak at SIUC
02.22.05 - State Senate president's visit cancelled
02.14.05 - Illinois Senate President to give free public lecture at SIUC
02.07.05 - Name changes honors Simon's legacy
01.31.05 - Program to explore tsunami's impact
01.25.05 - Arthur Simon to discuss world hunger at SIUC

2004

10.05.04 - Lawrence named Public Policy Institute director
03.15.04 - SIUC Public Policy Institute Reaches Milestone
01.12.04 - Mike Lawrence named interim director of the PPI

2003

12.09.03 - A note from the Public Policy Institute - Paul Simon (1928 - 2003)
03.18.03 - Linda Reneé Baker joins Public Policy Institute

2002

 

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