Londrigan and Davis
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Betsy Dirksen Londrigan pledged to not take any money from corporate political action committees, or PACs, in her second run for Illinois’ 13th Congressional District.

Lee Milner / Illinois News Broadcasters Association

A state senator says the biggest scandal in Illinois and across the country isn’t getting much attention and he’s not sure why.

Sam McCann, R-Plainview, says the rise of super PACs (political action committees) since the U. S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision is killing democracy and will discourage people from running for public office.