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Blagojevich Budget Cuts

Illinois Budget Questions Answered

Associated Press | Christopher Wills | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Illinois government faces a budget crisis. A big one. The deficit is growing, bills are piling up, state services are being cut and officials have no...

Illinois' Lincoln Legacy Hampered By Budget Cuts

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

In the face of soaring budget deficits, Illinois is reducing access to some of its most celebrated Abraham Lincoln sites. These cuts could be devast...

Illinois Governor Closes 11 State Parks

Pamela Todd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Pamela Todd

On November 30, the State of Illinois will lock the gates to 12 state parks and 13 historic sites. If you try to get in, you could be arrested for trespassing . . . on public lands you've been supporting with your tax dollars all these years.