CHICAGO (CBS) — As state lawmakers head into the home stretch of the spring session, Gov. Bruce Rauner is urging them to approve a budget, along with pro-business reforms he has been seeking. 220 more words
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CHICAGO (CBS) — Gov. Bruce Rauner said a group of lawmakers trying to craft a budget deal seems to be making good progress, and he’s encouraged about possibly reaching what he calls a “grand compromise.” 319 more words
(CBS) — Springfield, the capital of Illinois, is where all the state’s work is supposed to get done.
Even with all the disagreements, one would expect lawmakers to at least by trying to reach a deal on a budget. 152 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) — Despite agreeing to temporarily halt their lawsuit challenging the original plan for “Star Wars” creator George Lucas’ lakefront museum, Friends of the Parks said Tuesday it would oppose any plan to put the museum along Lake Michigan, including Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s proposed compromise at McCormick Place. 537 more words