Illinois Lawmakers Finally Move to Wrap up 2005 Budget

Shields, Yvette
July 2004
Bond Buyer;7/22/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31931, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the move of Illinois lawmakers to cast an initial vote on a multimillion-dollar fiscal 2005 operating budget in the U.S. Announcement of a preliminary agreement by Governor Rod Blagojevich and the General Assembly's leaders; Increase of state spending by the budget; Terms of the concession won by lawmakers; Provision of additional budget for public education.


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