After two years of gridlock, the Illinois General Assembly passed into law a full-year budget last year that raised taxes and cut spending by nearly $3 billion. That includes $800 million less than what Gov. Rauner originally suggested we spend. Despite claims made to... Read More.
HARRISBURG, Ill. (April 22, 2016) -- The Southeastern Illinois College Board of Trustees met Tuesday, April 19 in the Rodney J. Brenner Board Room to recognize the accomplishments of the competitive teams this past year and also engage more fiscal efficiencies during... Read More.
Southern Illinois school superintendents will join state Reps. John Bradley and Brandon Phelps at a Thursday press conference in Springfield to call on the General Assembly and the governor to implement a Fiscal Year 2017 budget that increases funding for elementary schools and... Read More.