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Illinois Capitol Building Taking All Comers This Christmas

The rotunda of the Illinois Capitol is poised to once again become home to various religious and civic displays this Christmas.Last year, a private group was given approval to place a nativity scene on the main floor of the Statehouse.That move sparked others to apply for nearby space to display symbols, ranging from a Jewish [...]

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I like that they let everyone put up a display instead of banning everything.
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That's the way EVERY government building should do it! Put 'em all up and let the people decide for themselves... kinda like Career Day at my old high school..!
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what a wonderful idea and great solution to end every one's complaining! I agree, all cities should do this.
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