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April 28, 2023 | Illinois Lawmakers

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Governor J.B Pritzker is proposing major funding increases for early childhood, K-12, and higher education this spring. On this edition of Illinois Lawmakers we’ll talk education funding with Assistant House Leader Rep. Aaron Ortiz (D) Chicago, Rep. Blaine Wilhour (R) Beecher City, Sen. Mike Halpin (D) Rock Island, and Sen. Dale Fowler (R) Harrisburg. Guest commentary by Rich Miller Capitolfax.com. Hosted by Jak Tichenor.

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Illinois Lawmakers provides in-depth coverage and analysis of the General Assembly by veteran Statehouse reporters and features news and interviews with leading lawmakers from both sides of the aisle.

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