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07.16.18

The State of Illinois collected over $900 million more in revenues than previously forecast in the budget year that just ended, apparently resulting in a lower than expected year-end backlog of unpaid bills.

The State’s general operating revenues for fiscal year 2018 were $37.7 billion,...

06.29.18

Beginning in August 2018, establishments with liquor licenses in unincorporated areas of Cook County will be able to offer video gaming on automated gambling machines based on an ordinance amendment passed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners earlier this month. Video gaming refers to...

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The Civic Federation
Between FY2017 and FY2018, appropriations for City Colleges employees’ salaries in the unrestricted operating funds… https://t.co/1I60dVuQdm
The Civic Federation
The Civic Federation believes that significant changes to pension benefits should not be enacted without detailed a… https://t.co/jABDUHHsZY
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New on the IIFS blog: Illinois Revenues Exceed Forecast in FY2018 https://t.co/to5Jxod1Yl