Borrowing Plan

Illinois Senate Chambers

Senate GOP Vows To Block Quinn’s Borrowing Plan

Illinois Senate Republicans have vowed to block any plans to borrow money to pay the state’s overdue bills.

CBS Chicago–02/15/2011

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn delivers his inaugural address after taking the oath of office during inaugural ceremonies Monday, Jan. 10, 2011 in Springfield. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Quinn Lobbying For $8.75B Illinois Borrowing Plan

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.


Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn. (AP File Photo/M. Spencer Green)

Quinn’s Borrowing Plan Receiving Some Criticism

Governor Quinn’s reported plans to borrow money to make up the state’s budget deficit is already receiving some criticism.

WBBM Newsradio–12/28/2010

Illinois State Capitol

Senate Democrats Hold Off On Quinn’s Borrowing Plan

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.