Fall Veto Session Over - Wandtv.com, NewsCenter17, StormCenter17, Central Illinois News-

Fall Veto Session Over

Posted:

Springfield IL – The State House and Senate were supposed to be in Springfield today for the last day of the fall veto session.

 

Lawmakers canceled today's sessions, and will not be back until January. That means the governor's budget cuts stand, affecting prisons and corrections facilities around the state, including a transitional center in Decatur.

 

The governor cut funding by vetoing budget items then the senate overrode that veto last week. The house lawmakers did not take the same overriding action, so the cuts stand.

Powered by WorldNow

904 South Side Drive
Decatur, IL 62521
Primary Phone: 217-424-2500
Primary Email: news@wandtv.com

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014, WorldNow and WAND. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms