AG Lisa Madigan Not Too Sure About Rauner Plan to Pay State Workers

Governor Bruce Rauner said on Monday in an email to state employees that he would do everything in his power to make sure that paychecks would continue to be sent out, even if there is not a budget deal reached by Tuesday night’s deadline.

Attorney General Lisa Madigan, however, says that the Governor shouldn’t be so optimistic because she believes a court ruling of 25 years ago keeps paychecks from being sent out without the budget authority to do so.

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