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HIGHLIGHTS: Hearing on Legionnaires' disease at Veterans Home

Posted: Jan. 9, 2018 9:20 am Updated: Jan. 9, 2018 2:06 pm

CHICAGO - The Illinois Senate and House veterans' affairs committees are holding a joint hearing today in Chicago on Legionella outreaks at the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy.

Herald-Whig Staff Writer Matt Hopf and WGEM's Jeremy Culver are providing updates during the hearing.

WGEM is providing a live stream of the hearing. Click here to watch.

Click here for background.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Chapa LaVia says the steps taken are a good start but it needs to be taken deeper.</p>&mdash; Matt Hopf (@MHopfWHIG) <a href="https://twitter.com/MHopfWHIG/status/950799635890737152?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">January 9, 2018</a></blockquote>

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