Press Releases

Jan 13

Illinois State Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza issued the following statement congratulating Emanuel 'Chris' Welch, who was elected Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives today…

Dec 07

As Illinois State Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza marks four years of overseeing the checkbook of the nation’s sixth most populous state, her priorities continue to be government transparency, financial stability and a commitment to Illinois’ most vulnera…

Nov 25

Comptroller Mendoza explains her support of Gov. Pritzker’s targeted borrowing plan…

Oct 06

Illinois State Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza released the following statement reacting to President Trump’s announcement today that he is scrapping stimulus negotiations that would help states including Illinois weather the financial effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. …

Aug 03

Federal help will be needed to overcome global pandemic’s effects on state, local economies  …

Jun 18

Illinois State Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza released the following statement regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling blocking the Trump administration’s efforts to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA…

May 26

We’d like to take a brief pause from all the bad news about COVID-19’s effects on Illinoisans’ health and the state’s finance to share a bit of good news: Illinois leads the nation in transparency on COVID-19 spending, according to an article published today by The Associated…

May 21

Illinois State Board of Investments closes loophole that allowed state money to be invested in funds failing to pay prevailing wage in Illinois.  …

May 05

Illinois State Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza released the following statement regarding Gov. JB Pritzker’s “Restore Illinois” plan to safely reopen the state in phases by region.…

Apr 14

The Office of Illinois Comptroller has established an online portal showing the state’s COVID-19 coronavirus-related purchases and amounts spent on necessary supplies for the ongoing fight against the deadly virus.…

 

 

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