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FILE -In this Dec. 2, 2015, file photo, Illinois state Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie, D-Chicago, speaks on the House floor at the Capitol in Springfield, Ill. More than two-dozen legislators, about 15 percent of the General Assembly, have either resigned months into the current session or said they won't seek re-election. House Majority Leader Currie said that she's ending her nearly 40-year legislative career when her term expires. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)

FILE -In this Dec. 2, 2015, file photo, Illinois state Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie, D-Chicago, speaks on the House floor at the Capitol in Springfield, Ill. More than two-dozen legislators, about 15 percent of the General Assembly, have either resigned months into the current session or said they won't seek re-election. House Majority Leader Currie said that she's ending her nearly 40-year legislative career when her term expires. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)

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