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Transit discussion

U.S. Reps. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and Melissa Bean (D-Ill.) talk with reporters at the Ogilvie Transportation Center in Chicago. Bean and Kirk, along with Metra Executive Director Phil Pagano warned of impending "transit doomsday" if Springfield doesn't pass a transportation bill. Nancy Stone, Chicago Tribune