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COMPTROLLER MENDOZA'S STATEMENT ON SB1 OVERRIDE VOTE
August 13, 2017

We encourage Illinois state representatives of both parties to listen to students, parents, teachers and school officials in their districts and vote to override Governor Rauner’s veto of equitable school funding, as state senators of both parties just did. After the House votes to override, our office can begin sending schools the General State Aid they are owed.

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COMPTROLLER'S OFFICE IDENTIFIES FRAUD IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCIAL REPORTING
August 11, 2017

CARLINVILLE, IL — Forgery charges have been filed against the former Village Clerk of downstate Royal Lakes, Ill., following a red flag raised by State Comptroller Susana Mendoza’s office.

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ILLINOIS MISSES SCHOOL AID PAYMENT FOR FIRST TIME EVER
August 10, 2017

Comptroller sends out Categoricals payment

 

SPRINGFIELD –  On the day Gov. Rauner’s void in leadership caused the state to miss General State Aid payments to K-12 schools for the first time in its history, Comptroller Susana Mendoza directed the payment of $429 million in Mandated Categorical grants to help provide needed cash flow to schools. 

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