Tax and Budget

School Construction Grant Appropriations of Projections

Release: August 23, 2007

School construction grant appropriations of projections: FY1998-FY2008 (proposed).

School Construction Projects

Release: August 23, 2007

School construction projects for FY1998-FY2008 (proposed)

We Need School Funding Reform in Illinois

Release: August 13, 2007

An overview of why school funding reform is needed in Illinois.

Statewide Roster of Legislation, 2007

Release: August 1, 2007

A comprehensive list of 2007 legislative bills from both sides of the Illinois General Assembly, organized by subject area.

Analysis of the Governor's Vetoes & What They Mean for Programs Across Illinois (FY2008)

Release: August 1, 2007

Under the Illinois Constitution, the Governor has the veto authority to reduce a portion of or completely eliminate an appropriation made to fund a particular program or service. Through this authority, Governor Blagojevich reduced the FY2008 budget by $470 million. The Report provides an analysis of those budget reductions, and the Fact Sheets provide detailed information on the vetoes. 

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