House Dems To Offer Reform Plan

(Springfield, IL) — Illinois House Democrats say they have their own plan to end the budget stalemate with Governor Rauner by offering their own set of reforms. The Democrats say they’ll present these ideas today in Springfield to show Rauner that they’re ready to work with him. While offering no detail, the four Democrats appointed by Speaker Michael Madigan say their plan will include reforms that put the state on a path to fiscal stability, encourage economic growth and lift up the middle class.