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IL lawmakers come up with budget, but pass on pension reform

Fri, 01 Jun 2012 05:59:35 CDT
By: IPR's Amanda Vinicky

IL lawmakers come up with budget, but pass on pension reform Illinois legislators adjourned their spring session early Friday morning, 90minutes past their midnight deadline. In a frenzy of last minute activity, they approved a new state budget, and authorized a massive expansion of gambling. But they're not finished at the capitol. The collapse of a pension overhaul means the General Assembly will probably return to Springfield this summer. IPR's Amanda Vinicky reports:

   

   

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