Furlough days for lawmakers?

By Matt Porter | mporter@wcia.com

Published 07/22 2014 11:31AM

Updated 07/22 2014 11:40AM

ILLINOIS -- Some lawmakers want to mandate furlough days for the state legislature. The proposed bill would require twelve days a year without pay. Supporters say they too should share in the financial burden other state workers do. If it's approved, it would save about $600,000 per year.

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