Missouri officials breathed a sigh of relief in June when the Army announced that instead of losing up to 5,000 personnel, Fort Leonard Wood was losing 774.
Nixon’s Administration Commissioner says he doesn’t know if the state can be sued for not funding the bond payments.
Gov. Bruce Rauner, the former college football quarterback, presaged Friday’s Illinois State Fair kickoff with a pep-rally cheer: “Let’s have fun, let’s open these gates up and celebrate with this fair. Let’s go, 2015!”
Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed a law barring Illinois lawmakers from receiving a pay raise this year.
The Illinois House agreed Wednesday to unlock $5.2 billion in federal funding for such things as energy assistance, family nutrition and cancer screenings after Democrats backed off their push to include some state spending in the bill.
What began as a bipartisan effort to distribute $5 billion in federal funds, and keep some Illinois programs afloat despite a budget stalemate, appeared Tuesday to be headed for a veto by Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner amid a continuing financing feud with Democrats in the General Assembly.
Illinois lawmakers approved a plan Tuesday to direct almost $5 billion in federal funds to social service agencies after one advocate described the state’s long-running budget problems as a “death march.”
People who want to preserve state subsidies for Amtrak want Gov. Bruce Rauner to know they have not gone away.
The city budget director says the money would be used on everything from emergency vehicles to old buildings.
In just a few clicks you can find nearly every expense of St. Louis County in 2015.