House Democrats committed to compromise, but question Rauner's refusal to fund vital needs
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. –(ENEWSPF)--June 8, 2016. House Speaker Michael Madigan released a statement following Gov. Bruce Rauner’s press conference Wednesday on the state budget:
“While Governor Rauner continues his campaign-style tour, laden with personal attacks against those with whom he says he wants to work cooperatively, we remain committed to finding a solution to the state budget crisis, including a temporary budget to ensure schools open on time.
“There are very real concerns within our caucus about the governor’s proposal that need to . . .