Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Illinois Governor Rauner details more budget cuts, including student aid, nursing homes - Kurt Erickson, Daily Pantagraph

Gov. Bruce Rauner's effort to patch a big hole in this year's budget includes cutting aid for low-income college students and programs for sexual assault and homeless youth. Documents obtained Thursday by the Lee Enterprises Springfield bureau show the Republican governor's attempts to close a $1.6 billion budget gap will mean reductions to the state's Monetary Award Program, which helps students offset the cost of college tuition.

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