" signed Wednesday making appropriations for education in Illinois. The Republican governor's signature means Illinois schools will be able to open on time this fall ... despite an ongoing budget stalemate in Springfield.Schools not having the money to operate had been a worry, given Gov. Bruce Rauner's condemnation of the spending plan passed by Democratic legislators.
It isn't anymore. Democrats' budget is broken into some 20 different pieces. And Rauner has signed one of them -- the bill that funds education."
Proud alumnus, union member, and educator in District #201 since 2006.
Dr. Hentze is the author of High Finance with Hentze, a monthly blog that provides news about District 201's current financial state.