(CBS) — Here’s a twist that could make for some awkward dinner table conversation.
A not-for-profit organization led by first lady Diana Rauner is calling on lawmakers to override Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto of an Illinois budget.READ MORE: Shots Fired At Police In North Austin
Diana Rauner’s Ounce of Prevention Fund and Illinois Action for Children issued a joint news release urging the Illinois House of Representatives to undo Gov. Rauner’s veto.READ MORE: Ed's Driveway: Ford Mustang Mach-E
The Republican governor opposes the Democratic-backed budget and its permanent income tax increase.
CBS 2 has tried to reach Mrs. Rauner for comment.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Colder And Blustery Sunday Night