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09.08.21

The General Assembly approved and Governor Pritzker signed an approximately $48.7 billion capital budget on June 17, 2021. [1]

Unlike the State’s annual General Funds budget, which is intended to cover only the cost of operations for the current...

08.13.21

The State of Illinois received some good fiscal news this summer: two rating agencies upgraded the State’s credit ratings and a third revised its outlook to positive. The credit upgrades were the first in in two decades, reversing years of negative news.

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