It’s a shameless money grab! Springfield politicians want millions of our tax dollars to bail out Chicago. – Allen
|School District||FY 15 Disbursements||Change with SB 231 Compared to Disbursements||% Change|
|300||$ 32,265,103.31||$ (2,383,447.01)||-7.4%|
|155||$ 10,624,580.88||$ (2,086,089.01)||-19.6%|
|158||$ 20,621,386.42||$ (3,326,799.10)||-16.1%|
|47||$ 9,207,467.94||$ (4,726,667.91)||-51.30%|
In a recent post, I focused on the fact that we still have the worst pension debt among all U.S. states and yet there seems to be little focus on trying to do something about that this spring in Springfield.
Don’t get me wrong. A budget deal with cuts, purchasing reforms, efficiencies and an actual balance without gimmicks would be welcome.