Lawmakers Back In Session

November 18, 2014

(Springfield, IL)  --  Lawmakers are back in session today.  There are a few things on the docket during this veto session, including a plan to revamp the state's method for funding schools.  A legislative committee will hear details about the plan during a hearing this afternoon.  Governor Quinn wants lawmakers to pass a bill boosting the minimum wage to ten-dollars-an-hour but that could be difficult, considering Republicans haven't been on board with that idea.

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