budget cuts http://peoriapublicradio.org en Flat budget affects state police academy http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/flat-budget-affects-state-police-academy <div>The Illinois State Police graduated 37 state troopers today, the last class the academy will graduate for a while. &nbsp;As Hannah Meisel reports, state police officials say they can't train more due to the state's budget.</div><div> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:48:41 +0000 Hannah Meisel 27031 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Flat budget affects state police academy Horse racing at state fairs again impeded by budget cuts. http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/horse-racing-state-fairs-again-impeded-budget-cuts <div>Illinois' two state fairs did not comply with the law last year, according to a recent state audit and budget realities mean that'll happen again this summer.&nbsp;</div><div> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:56:42 +0000 Hannah Meisel 25687 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Horse racing at state fairs again impeded by budget cuts. WIU announces budget cuts http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/wiu-announces-budget-cuts <p>Western Illinois University workers now have an idea of what the administration plans to do to cut costs. But the plan unveiled Tuesday is the first step in a long process. Illinois Public Radio’s Rich Egger reports.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Wed, 15 May 2013 12:13:06 +0000 Denise Molina 5621 at http://peoriapublicradio.org WIU announces budget cuts PHA to revise 2013 budget http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/pha-revise-2013-budget <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Peoria Housing Authority is going back to the drawing table to revise its 2013 budget. That’s a result of sequestration cuts that began last month. PHA staff recently learned agencies across the country will likely be shorted 27 percent of the federal funding they’re budgeted to receive. It equates to a 370-thousand dollar reduction in federal money for the PHA. &nbsp;</span></p><div> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 19:55:32 +0000 Denise Molina 4454 at http://peoriapublicradio.org PHA to revise 2013 budget