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Illinois Lawmakers Cut Off
Illinois Lawmakers Cut Off
Last week, I posted in this space about how much we Illinois taxpayers have paid state lawmakers over the past 10 months (What We've Paid Illinois Lawmakers For No Budget). What struck a chord with many is that although the state is delaying payment to many who earned and deserved payment for services rendered, there's been no delay in paying lawmakers. Until now.
Leslie Munger Describes Consequences of No Budget Agreement [AUDIO]
Leslie Munger Describes Consequences of No Budget Agreement [AUDIO]
Illinois Comptroller Leslie Munger joined the show this week to explain the potential consequences of having no budget in place at the end of the month, when the current fiscal year ends. Among other things, she told us: New Medicaid provider payments will stop Nonprofits and small employers will be unable to receive expedited payments State employees will start missing paychecks July 15 General

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