Topinka: Ill. Agencies Face $1 Billion ShortfallAgencies surving poor, elderly, children in need of financial transfusion.
Illinois Comptroller Says Prison Sale Isn't EnoughThe state’s plan is to first pay off bonds used to pay to construct the prison. After that, the governor has said the state should focus on paying down some bills.
New Illinois Initiative for Small Business“The success of our small businesses is key to getting our economy moving again," said Illinois Comptroller Judy Barr Topinka.
Ill. Comptroller Calls for Meidcaid and Pension ReformsTopinka said. “I don’t want pie in the sky. I don’t want to hear about all sorts of new programs that are going to cost the state money when we can’t pay for old programs.”