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.
Public School Advocates Urge Legislators To Override Governor's School Funding BillPublic school advocates organize a rally in Chicago, urging to legislators to override Gov Rauner's veto of SB1.
Senate Sends School Funding Bill To Gov. RaunerNegotiations to avoid Gov. Bruce Rauner's threatened veto of a school funding measure collapsed Monday.
Day One Of Special Session For School Funding Ended In No DecisionWith state lawmakers now in special session, the battle over statewide school funding continued in Springfield.
At Issue: Key Lawmakers Believe A State Budget Agreement Is Still PossibleLawmakers in the Illinois Senate say they are in an agreement on many of the elements of a state budget and a measure was approved in their Chamber, but some nagging differences remain on some key issues.