GOP offers 'compromise' state budget with familiar reforms
GOP offers 'compromise' state budget with familiar reforms
15 Junio, 2017, 05:21
SenateDemocrats have approved their own $37 billion budget with $3 billion in cuts and an income tax increase. The Republican plan would start the hike on July 1 - but doesn't account for the revenue lost between that period.
Among the proposals presented by GOP leaders Tuesday was creation of a budget stabilization fund, which would be funded with surplus revenues in flush time and could be drawn on in lean years, helping to eliminate year-to-year fluctuations in the revenue stream and providing more consistency to the budgeting process.
Additionally, Rauner's Republicans outlined their terms for legislation that would freeze local property taxes, change regulations on insurance for workers who are injured on the job, allow for consolidation of local governments, change the way tax dollars are doled out to schools, impose term limits on elected officials and make cost-saving changes to the state pension systems.
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Senate Democrats - who already passed a two-year freeze - have said they're concerned over how poor school districts will fare with a four-year plan.
Our no-tax-increase budget proposal focused on making long-term structural changes, reducing the size of the state government, and reining in out-of-control state spending.
Jason Barickman said there are compromises on things such as pension relief.
In essence, Republicans are seeking more changes to the package Senate Democrats already passed - which included parts of Sen.
Representative Jeff Spiegelman called for Speaker Schwartzkopf to "get his own house in order", and said that the Democratic Caucus released another tax package that contradicts the one proposed by the Governor. He has 67 votes - he needs four, at least four Republican votes, starting now, to do anything - to pass anything. I talk to them. "I don't know many successful business negations that begin with 'we all need to sit down because everything is your fault you jerks'". He said the Senate president will wait for the bills to be filed to review the details and see how to proceed.
Republicans noted, meanwhile, that after approving less than half of the roughly $192 million in budget cuts recommended by Carney, Democrat-led legislative budget writers were told by Schwartzkopf and Democratic Senate President David McBride late last month to halt their work. If they don't, Rauner has said he'd consider calling a special session.
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