(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: 14-Year-Old Charged In West Garfield Park Carjacking
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: Pickpockets Travel More Than 1,000 Miles To Steal Phones At Lollapalooza, But Some Victims Got Their Phones Back
The Republican governor opposes the Democratic-backed budget and its permanent income tax increase.
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