SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois Senate committee has advanced legislation to increase funding for education this year to a level first proposed by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner’s budget director says a one-month spending plan proposed by Democrats is “unconstitutional” because it would lead to an unbalanced budget.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner has borrowed $454 million from special state funds to help manage cash flow as Illinois begins a new fiscal year without a budget.
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — The president of Eastern Illinois University says the school is considering budget-cutting measures including layoffs.
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — City Council members in Charleston have chosen a new mayor to serve out the remainder of the term of Mayor Larry Rennels, who died last week.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Police in Springfield are investigating after someone stole 10,000 rolls of toilet paper from a central Illinois food pantry.