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Illinois Lawmaker Salaries

Judge: Governor Must Reinstate State Pols' Pay

AP | SARA BURNETT and SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 11.26.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- A judge ruled Thursday that Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn's decision to halt legislators' pay over the state's unprecedented pension crisis is un...

Cullerton Legislature Pay Cut Idea Needs Polishing, But it's a Gem

David Ormsby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
David Ormsby

If the state cuts its payments to its vendors like hospitals, doctors, nursing homes, community mental health providers, child welfare agencies and foster parents, then elected officials' salaries ought to get whacked, too.