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SIUC forestry grant awarded, but no money seen

By Cory Ray, @coryray_DE

November 30

Filed under Campus, News

A $79,000 grant awarded to SIUC has not been distributed because of the lack of a state budget.The grant would cover the Illinois Forestry Development Council director's salary. The council has 29 members and represents variou...

Judge: No state budget, no full pay for Illinois workers

By Kim Geiger, Chicago Tribune

July 8

Filed under Budget, News

State employees cannot be paid more than federal minimum wage until lawmakers and Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner agree on a spending plan, a Cook County judge ruled Tuesday.The decision dealt a blow to the Republican governor's pl...

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