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Tuesday on the progressive beat

Local stories of interest to progressives that popped up today:

Alvarez decides alleged dirty cop won't face charges
Officer Richard Fiorito, who allegedly targeted LGBT people for DUI arrests and verbal abuse, gets slap on wrist from State's Attorney. Now all he has to face are 37 lawsuits.

D.C. immigration march planned: "We won't be taken for granted"
Campaign for Rigo Padilla gives rise to mass march plans; local organizers plan to send 10,000 Illinoians to D.C.

Food banks regret that recession good for biz
With a headline like that, what else is left to say?

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