This is no time to cut funding for autism programs, Comptroller says
FREEPORT, Ill. – Illinois Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza visited the Willowglen Academy Monday to mark World Autism Day and to see the amazing work the non-profit does with children and adults with autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities. Comptroller Mendoza cheered a music and dance performance by the academy’s students and listened to the administrators’ concerns about state funding.
Transparency initiative would end long-standing practice of "offshoring" Governor staff salaries to state agencies to mask the Governor's budget
SPRINGFIELD — Illinois Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza joined State Senator Andy Manar, D-Bunker Hill, State Representative Christian Mitchell, D-Chicago, State Representative David McSweeney, R-Barrington Hills, and State Representative Greg Harris, D-Chicago, Thursday to introduce the "Truth in Hiring" Act to bring all "offshored" employees of the Governor's office back into the Governor's budget.
Comptroller informed staff immediately after getting notice of the preliminary results
SPRINGFIELD —The following notice was sent out to employees of the Office of the Illinois Comptroller late Tuesday afternoon: