Slay: Prop S Money Helped Pay $400 Million Police, Fire PensionsSt. Louis Mayor Francis Slay was on the Mark Reardon show Tuesday to talk about where the money from a 2008 tax revenue went.
7 Years Later: Where's the Money for More City Cops?St. Louis Alderman Antonio French says the money was supposed to fund additional officers on the street, and $1 million each year was to be set aside for anti-violence and youth programs.
Workers at 2 Illinois Agencies Get Delayed RaisesThe raises will go to almost 1,700 employees at the Department of Revenue and another 56 at the Criminal Justice Information Authority.
Budgets Approved in St. Charles and St. Louis Cos.Two of the area's largest political jurisdictions put a bow on their 2012 budgets this week.
Illinois State Workers Rally Against Gov. Quinn Over RaisesState workers say workplace environment is bad.
Quinn Plans to Skip $75 Million in RaisesQuinn's surprise announcement came on the day workers were to get 2 percent increases.