Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn’s prison plan goes beyond closing eight facilities.
IDNR Director Marc Miller says parks will “absolutely not” be closed.
Now, the governor is asking everyone to cut 9 percent from their budgets.
Just as they feared. Leaders of children’s hospitals nationwide and in St. Louis say President Obama’s 2013 budget cuts them to the bone.
Four inmates had escaped since the spring, but Gene Stubblefiled blamed it on a Slay Administration culture of budget cutting
Governor Pat Quinn says there is no bluff when it comes to closing state facilities and forcing layoffs.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) __ Missouri’s Republican state auditor sued its Democratic governor on Friday, alleging that the governor violated the state constitution by cutting spending on education and other services to help cover the […]
The Senate has banned it, but House members still drive taxpayer-funded cars.
Sen. Kurt Schaefer (R-Columbia) questions Nixon’s constitutional authority.
ST. LOUIS , MO(AP) __ A sputtering economy and the shortage of available historic tax credits are hampering efforts in St. Louis to sell nearly a dozen vacant schools. Six of the 11 former city […]