Increased coverage of the consequences and path forward for Illinois' fiscal future.
Past Due: The Challenges Ahead is a commitment by NPR Illinois to cover the historic Illinois budget process and fiscal deterioration and to the explain the impact that continues to build as ongoing issues of balancing revenue and expenses remain to be addressed. NPR Illinois reporters continue to investigate how Illinois is, and will be, affected by its current fiscal state. What will lead the state back to fiscal health and how many decades will it take.
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