Illinois Senate Debates the "Grand Bargain"

Mar 10, 2017

the state capitol in Springfield
Credit Illinois Secretary of State

Is there hope for an end to Illinois' long budget impasse ? Can the so-called "grand bargain" end two years of bickering between the governor and leaders of the General Assembly ?

On Midwest Week, Herb Trix talks with John O'Connor, political writer for the Associated Press in Springfield.

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