Governor Urges Lawmakers to Move SB2059 to his Desk


Springfield-Governor Bruce Rauner says lawmakers should come together to move Senate Bill 2059 to his desk. 

The bill would temporarily fund Universities, community colleges and map grants.  In a statement he administration writes "The Governor applauds the members in both chambers and on both sides of the aisle who are coming together to deliver emergency assistance to our universities, community colleges and low-income students. We hope the majority will respect the bipartisan agreement reached today and move the agreement to the Governor's desk without delay.”

The vote would send them $600 million dollars.  The House and Senate were expected to vote on it Thursday, they instead adjourned.

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