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Senate Democrats continue push for graduated income tax Senate Democrats continue push for graduated income tax

Senate Democrats continue push for graduated income tax

Democrats in the Illinois Senate said Thursday that a $1.5 billion greater-than-expected April revenue windfall won’t solve the state’s long-term fiscal problems, and they urged House Democrats to move forward with a constitutional amendment to overhaul the state’s income tax structure.

Bill allowing undocumented immigrants to access student financial aid goes to governor Bill allowing undocumented immigrants to access student financial aid goes to governor

Bill allowing undocumented immigrants to access student financial aid goes to governor

The Illinois Senate on Wednesday passed and sent to Gov. J.B. Pritzker a bill that would allow undocumented immigrants to receive state-funded student financial aid to attend college. House Bill 2691, known as the Retaining Illinois Students and Equity, or RISE Act, passed the House on April 11.

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