Home / Articles / Commentary / Editor's Note / Editor's Note 7/13/17
Print this Article
Thursday, July 13, 2017 12:14 am

Editor's Note 7/13/17

 It is a great relief that a reasonable state budget and a tax increase to pay for it have become law. This was accomplished by overriding the governor’s veto, with the help of some courageous House Republicans, including Springfield’s Sara Wojcicki Jimenez. There is more trouble ahead, however, because the governor is threatening to veto legislation that would allow schools to open on time this fall. So there will likely be plenty more opportunities for legislators to show they have what it takes to do the right thing. –Fletcher Farrar, editor and CEO

Log in to use your Facebook account with
IllinoisTimes

Login With Facebook Account



Recent Activity on IllinoisTimes

Calendar

  • Fri
    21
  • Sat
    22
  • Sun
    23
  • Mon
    24
  • Tue
    25
  • Wed
    26
  • Thu
    27
   

SPRINGFIELD EVENTS

PUB CRAWL