Illinois Budget

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February 08, 2019 - 11:36 am
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (FM NewsTalk 97.1/AP) — The Illinois Senate voted Thursday to hike the statewide minimum wage to $15 an hour within six years, quickly advancing a top campaign promise of the newly elected Democratic governor in a major industrial state that hasn't raised the pay floor in nearly a...
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October 03, 2018 - 2:32 pm
Illinois Policy Institute Budget & Tax Research Director Adam Schuster says the Illinois budget is a mess. Schuster says if there is another recession, people in Illinois will be hurt. He says the State doesn't have the money to pay the bills it has, especially the pension shortfalls. Illinois...
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