Pritzker Signs Budget, Includes Borrowing From Feds
June 11, 2020 2:01PM CDT
A new budget is in place for the coming fiscal year in Illinois. Governor J.B. Pritzker signed what is being called a maintenance budget yesterday that depends largely on borrowing and the possibility of more COVID-19 assistance from the federal government. Republicans have called the budget a power grab by Pritzker in order for him to control billions in federal funds.