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Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says he'll sign legislation that would provide state health insurance and Medicaid coverage for abortions.

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The Illinois House will vote on overriding Gov. Bruce Rauner's vetoes of budget legislation drawn to end the nation's longest state fiscal crisis since at least the Great Depression.

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Another financial showdown is set for Tuesday between Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democrats who control the General Assembly.

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The Illinois General Assembly returns for the final day of its spring session not much closer to a budget agreement than when it started in January.

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The Illinois General Assembly is back to work after the Senate approved a major spending package.

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The Illinois Senate has adjourned without taking action on remaining items from the "grand bargain" budget compromise. 

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Illinois officials are poised to consider the status of the pension Dennis Hastert receives for the time he served in the state's General Assembly.

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The Illinois General Assembly is back in Springfield and is heading into the final six weeks of its spring session.

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The Illinois General Assembly left the capital city last week for a two-week spring break — without progress on an annual budget.

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The consequences of Illinois lawmakers' failure to approve a state budget continue to pile up, while neither side in the yearlong political battle appears willing to budge. 

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