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NRI witness testimony before lawmakers postponed until Oct. 8

The Legislative Audit Commissiheld meeting Wednesday decide whether call witnesses testify about ongoing Gov. PQuinn administratiscandal involving grant money for

The Legislative Audit Commission held a meeting on Wednesday to decide whether to call witnesses to testify about the ongoing Gov. Pat Quinn administration scandal involving grant money for a now-defunct anti-violence program. | Ashlee Rezin/for Sun-Times Media

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Updated: August 19, 2014 6:25AM

A legislative panel unanimously agreed Thursday to hold off compelling testimony from former aides to Gov. Pat Quinn until Oct. 8 in a political compromise that threatens to reignite controversy over the governor’s Neighborhood Recovery Initiative just weeks before the fall election. READ MORE.

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