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State News
3:39 pm
Mon May 25, 2015

Illinois Democrats introduce proposed 2016 budget

Illinois House Democrats are introducing a 2016 budget they say cuts spending more modestly than Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner's proposal. 

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State News
6:59 am
Fri February 20, 2015

Tax hike still possible as Illinois lawmakers tackle budget

Gov. Bruce Rauner's first shot at a state budget didn't include new taxes. But no one should assume the ultimate solution to Illinois' budget crisis won't involve opening their wallets.

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State News
7:01 am
Mon June 9, 2014

Gov. to act on legislation cutting retirement benefits for Chicago employees

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is expected to take action Monday on a bill that cuts the retirement benefits of thousands of City of Chicago employees, and could lead to higher property taxes.

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