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Illinois’s Date with Reality

April 26, 2012

“Our rendezvous with reality has arrived,” said Governor Pat Quinn of Illinois. He was referring to the mounting fiscal issues facing the state as it goes further and further into debt. But, the state did not arrive at the edge of insolvency without a number of missteps along the way.

State News Roundup

January 27, 2011

A look at some of this week’s most interesting, and consequential, budget- and economy-related issues in the 50 states.

State News Roundup

January 21, 2011

A look at some of this week’s most interesting, and consequential, budget- and economy-related issues in the 50 states.