SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Valentine's Day felt more like Groundhog Day as Governor Rauner once again presented a pretend budget he called "balanced." Budgets don't get balanced on wishful thinking, empty promises, pixie dust and magic beans.
The report lays out the consequences of going two years without a budget and reveals liabilities that Governor Rauner must address in his budget proposal
SPRINGFIELD—We just heard Governor Rauner's re-election speech. Now he has 14 days to deliver a balanced budget that doesn’t involve pixie dust and magic beans.