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Representatives Schmitz and Currie on the Illinois Budget

It's that time again. The end of May has come to have special significance in the state of Illinois. The legislature is back in session this week—trying to pass a balanced budget before Memorial Day weekend. It's a scramble that hasn't had much success in recent years. So for a sense of how it's going this time around we talk to House Majority Leader Barbara Flynn Currie and Republican Rep. Tim Schmitz.

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