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COMPTROLLER MENDOZA REACTS TO STANDARD AND POOR'S CREDIT UPGRADE OF FOUR STATE UNIVERSITIES
July 24, 2017

CHICAGO –  After more than seven months without state funding, I am relieved to see our universities are finally on the road to recovery. Higher education is the backbone of our economy. Disinvesting in educating the next generation is both morally and fiscally unsound.

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COMPTROLLER MENDOZA BEGINS ISSUING $523 MILLION IN OVERDUE PAYMENTS TO MAP STUDENTS AND FOR OPERATIONS OF STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COMMUNITY COLLEGES
July 13, 2017

Funding begins recovery after two years of devastation at institutions of higher education

 

CHARLESTON -- Using over $695 million in existing education funds, Illinois Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza announced today the first release of funds to state colleges and universities in more than seven months.

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VIDEO: COMPTROLLER MENDOZA THANKS LEGISLATORS FOR PASSING A BUDGET
July 6, 2017

Please WATCH and SHARE my message about the budget. 

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