Illinois House Approves School Bill On 2nd TryA historic deal to fund public education in Illinois was not approval by state lawmakers.
IL Lawmakers Working To Hammer Out Details On School Funding"None of us are getting everything we want," Senate Minority Leader Bill Brady said. "This is a true compromise."
House Speaker Mike Madigan Cancels Special Session On Education BillAt the eleventh hour the Speaker of Illinois scrapped plans to try and override the Governor's veto of a school funding plan.
Emanuel: Now Is Not The Time To Reduce CPS State AidMayor Emanuel says Chicago students are demonstrating why Illinois lawmakers should override Gov. Rauner’s veto of the school funding bill.
Illinois House In Session To Vote On Senate Bill 1The Illinois House will be in session on Wednesday as it begins to consider Governor Rauner's veto of the school funding measure known as Senate Bill 1.
Governor Rauner Talks To Lawmakers Ahead Of House Vote On School Funding BillThe Illinois House is scheduled to vote on Wednesday whether to override Governor Rauner’s veto of a school funding package. The state senate overrode the Governor on Sunday.
CPS Unveils 2018 Fiscal Plan But Is Counting On Uncertain State FundingChicago Public Schools has unveiled its fiscal plan for 2018, but it's counting on uncertain funding from the state.
Mayor Emanuel Thinks Governor Rauner Should Just Sign School Funding BillMayor Emanuel is taking a dim view of Governor Rauner's decision to call a special legislative session to begin Wednesday, to address school funding in Illinois.
Governor Rauner Seems To Be Sticking With Plan Of Vetoing School Funding BillGovernor Rauner does not seem to be backing away from his threat to veto a school funding bill that is headed for his desk.