Illinois Comptroller Talks State's Financial Future

As the budget crisis drags on to an unprecedented 21 months, Comptroller Susana Mendoza releasing a new report highlighting the dismal outlook on the state's finances.

Newschannel 20 statehouse reporter Jordan Abudayyeh is joined by Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza to talk about the details in that report.

The Rauner Administration issued the following statement, in response to our interview with the Comptroller:

"Instead of issuing press releases and pointing fingers, Madigan’s comptroller should be urging her former colleagues in the general assembly to help us pass a truly balanced budget, and much needed structural changes."

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