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The Institute’s mission is to improve the state’s decision-making process by providing timely fiscal policy analysis and recommendations to state officials, the media and the public through education and digital outreach.

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The Civic Federation
GOMB recently released numbers supporting assessment that State’s FY18 budget results in deficit instead of surplus: https://t.co/f7a9rFomTA
The Civic Federation
When ILGA overrode Governor’s veto of FY2018 budget, it estimated enacted budget would have surplus of about $360M: https://t.co/f7a9rFFYia

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09.07.17

WBBM News Radio

This article discusses Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner's plan to borrow $6 billion to pay off a portion of the State’s backlog of overdue bills. Civic Federation President Laurence Msall remarks...

07.27.17

Illinois Issues

In this segment, Civic Federation President Laurence Msall discusses key aspects of the State of Illinois’ FY2018 budget and the challenges the State still faces. He says the most important aspect...

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