Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz

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The governor signed the measures in Chicago flanked by advocates who say the state must be a welcoming place for all.  

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Mourners gathered at the Old State Capitol on Thursday for an annual event memorializing the millions of lives lost in the Holocaust.