Illinois Senate Leaders Promise Action on Budget Impasse

 

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Illinois Senate leaders are working to advance a state-budget compromise by the end of the month. The Senate has assigned 13 pieces of legislation for committee hearings aimed at solving the budget impasse. The proposals include an income tax increase, minimum wage hike, property tax freeze, and restrictions on workers compensation awards. Republican Leader Christine Radogno promised to have Senate action before February 1st.