Illinois Gov. Blagojevich Introduces $55.3B FY2007 Budget

Shields, Yvette
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/16/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32321, p44
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The article reports that Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich has unveiled its budget for the fiscal year 2007. A total of 55.3 billion dollar for the 2007 budget has been unveiled that calls for several hundred million dollars of added spending on new programs and represents a 950 dollar million increase over the size of the fiscal 2006 plan. According to the governor, the 2007 budget can make the state government more efficient and strengthen their pensions.


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