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12.07.22

On November 14, 2022, the Governor’s Office of Management and Budget (GOMB) released the Illinois Economic and Fiscal Policy Report. The report includes changes to the FY2023 enacted budget revenue forecast and a five-year budgetary forecast.

The FY2023 Enacted Budget

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11.23.22

This blog examines online reporting of American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) spending and performance measures by major U.S. cities. A key component of ARPA was a $350 billion infusion of federal funding to state, local and Tribal governments nationwide to support their pandemic recovery through the...

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The Federation expresses concern about the proposed budget's: 🔸reliance on one-time revenues 🔸lack of transparenc… https://t.co/D6h7DNF6v8
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Press Release: Civic Federation Supports Proposed City of Chicago FY2023 Budget The Federation supports the propos… https://t.co/GuNxsfz91M
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