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Illinois to balance budget by cutting social services

May 19, 2011

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Alexander Fangmann – May 19, 2011 – wsws.org The Illinois House of Representatives and Senate last week both passed their proposed budgets for the upcoming fiscal year starting July 1. Though the two budget bills differ in regard to the level of cuts to be imposed, the Democrats who control the General Assembly’s chambers are […]

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House panel adopts ‘hideous’ $1.2 billion cut in human services

May 11, 2011

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by Doug Finke – The State Journal-Register – May 11, 2011 CarmiTimes.com – http://goo.gl/DhfUO SPRINGFIELD — An Illinois House committee on Wednesday approved a human services budget for next year that even the committee chairman called “hideous.” The $12 billion spending plan was approved by the House Human Services Appropriations Committee. The plan would stretch […]

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