Illinois Senate Republicans have vowed to block any plans to borrow money to pay the state’s overdue bills.
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration is calling thousands of vendors to seek support for the state borrowing billions of dollars to pay overdue bills.
Governor Quinn’s reported plans to borrow money to make up the state’s budget deficit is already receiving some criticism.
Illinois Senate Democrats bowed to Republican pressure and are not yet calling for a vote on Gov. Pat Quinn’s plan to borrow money to pay pensions.