Illinois House OKs '07 Budget

Shields, Yvette
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/4/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32374, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on Illinois House of Representative's approval of a 45.8 billion operating budget for fiscal 2007. It scales back pension payments and taps various state fund surpluses to provide hundreds of millions of dollars more for school funding and new program. The Illinois General Assembly has adjourned without passing a proposed 3.2 billion bond-financed capital plan.


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