We last talked with Tom Cross as his campaigned for Illinois Treasurer, a race he lost by the slimmest of margins. During his years in the state House we developed a nice rapport with him and were glad to welcome him back to the show this week to discuss the budget fight in Springfield and the developing Illinois U...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers continue action in Springfield Wednesday with fewer options to break a budget impasse with Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner.
Senate Democrats pushed Tuesday to override Rauner's rejection of a $36 billion spending plan...
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
State workers could be getting their full paychecks next week after all.
The comptroller’s office has been ordered to fully pay state employees by a judge in St. Clair County.
The verbal order came from 13 public employee unions suing Comptroller Leslie Munger, arguing if the state doesn’t pay full wages, its impairing the contracts under their unions’ collec