Illinois Budget Action on Hold for Atleast Two WeeksSenate President John Cullerton originally planned to call it for a vote this week, but it's not quite ready.
Rauner Praises House Vote to Block Lawmaker Pay Raise
Gay Marriage Remains A Tough Sell In IllinoisDespite Democratic majorities in both houses, support for gay marriage remains weak.
An End to Politically Connected College ScholarshipsIllinois Gov. Pat Quinn says he will sign a bill that does away with controversial and sometimes abused legislative scholarships.
Tax Breaks in Illinois ... MaybeLawmakers are considering a package of tax breaks for businesses and individuals. One version has already passed the Senate, but bombed in the House.