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The Tenaska question may come before legislators in Springfield again next week. The proposed $3.5 billion coal to gas plant near Taylorville would mean hundreds of jobs for the area, but it has run up against strong opposition, mostly from Exelon Corp., which owns Com Ed. Taylorville Mayor Greg Brotherton says he hopes legislators stick to their word if the vote comes up next week:

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The legislature returns to Springfield next week for the second half of their Fall Veto Session.

 
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