Posts Tagged “budget”

Madigan Introduces Bill Streamlining Administration of Lincoln Library

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Madigan Introduces Bill Streamlining Administration of Lincoln Library

Madigan Introduces Bill Streamlining Administration of Lincoln Library SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Following Gov. Bruce Rauner’s proposal to make the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum into a freestanding institution in his proposed state budget, Speaker Michael J. Madigan is introducing legislation to improve the administration of the library, advancing an effort prioritized by both Rauner…

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Illinois Shutdown Keeps Lottery Winners From Collecting

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Illinois Shutdown Keeps Lottery Winners From Collecting

After four months of writing checks, the Illinois Lottery program can no longer pay winners more than $600. While talk of government shutdown looms in Washington as the November 5 deadline to raise the debt ceiling approaches, one U.S. state has been shut down since July 1 and shows no sign of improving. Now, as…

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Trump: “Nobody’s gonna mess with us”

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Earlier this month, Donald Trump discussed how he would handle being Commander in Chief. “I will rebuild our military. It will be so strong and so powerful and so great… that we’ll never have to use it. Nobody’s gonna mess with us.” The top brass at the Pentagon have been complaining for years that the…

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