"This spending plan reflects our values. This spending plan responds to working families ... [and the] unfortunate in our state."
Sen. Jeffrey M. Schoenberg, an Evanston Democrat.
"This is a fiscal fiasco that is staring the taxpayers in the face. What we have is a champagne and caviar budget when we can't afford it."
Rep. Dave Winters, a Shirland Republican.
"We found just the right level of funding to make this budget work."
Rep. Gary Hannig, a Litchfield Democrat.