pay http://peoriapublicradio.org en Quinn appeals to state’s high court http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-appeals-state-s-high-court <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is seeking a direct appeal to the state&#39;s high court, as he tries to withhold legislators&#39; pay.</span></p><p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 23:43:02 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 12842 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn appeals to state’s high court No August paychecks for state lawmakers http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/no-august-paychecks-state-lawmakers <p></p><div>Illinois lawmakers will not get their paychecks for the month of August. &nbsp;</div><p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 20:00:45 +0000 Alex Rusciano 9426 at http://peoriapublicradio.org No August paychecks for state lawmakers Legal questions for cutting lawmakers' pay http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/legal-questions-cutting-lawmakers-pay <p>Legal questions surround Governor Pat Quinn's bold move Wednesday to strike legislators' salaries out of the state budget. &nbsp;It's an unprecedented one --- though somewhat similar to an action taken by Quinn's predecessor, Rod Blagojevich. &nbsp;IPR’s Amanda Vinicky has more:</p><p></p><p> Thu, 11 Jul 2013 00:08:30 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 8673 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Legal questions for cutting lawmakers' pay