Rep. Michelle Mussman

Gov. Pat Quinn (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Hearing Today On Fight Over State Lawmakers’ Pay

House Speaker Michael Madigan and Senate President John Cullerton sued after Gov. Pat Quinn used his veto power earlier this summer to cut money for legislators’ salaries from the state budget.

09/18/2013

Car dealership (Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawmaker: State Has 3,000 Cars That Are Barely Used

A state lawmaker says Illinois is wasting a lot of money on cars that aren’t needed.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2012