Illinois lawmakers are returning to work Saturday after missing a key deadline to prevent the state from starting an unprecedented third consecutive fiscal year without a budget, which means the … Click to Continue »
Illinois lawmakers are returning to the Capitol this week to resume work on trying to end a budget stalemate that has eluded them for almost two years. The State Journal-Register … Click to Continue »
The speaker of the Illinois House acknowledged Wednesday that lawmakers will miss a key midnight deadline for a deal to end the longest state budget drought in modern American history, … Click to Continue »
The Latest on lawmaker action in Springfield as the state of Illinois nears the start of a third straight fiscal year without a budget (all times local): 2:55 p.m. A … Click to Continue »
[...] a powerful legislative leader says lawmakers will miss a midnight deadline to avoid starting a third consecutive fiscal year without a budget. House Speaker Michael Madigan said after the vote that lawmakers will miss the dead...