Flanked by Central Illinois Republican lawmakers, Rauner said he could not support the bill the General Assembly approved in May and he vowed to use his amendatory veto power to change it. Rauner objects to what he described as a "poison pill" provision that would require the state to pick up the employer's portion of teacher pensions costs for the Chicago Public School District, something the state does for all other school districts. Brad Halbook of Shelbyville and Bill Mitchell of Forsyth, and state Sens. The Senate margin is veto proof, but the House total is well short of the 60 percent required for an override. "I would call on Governor Rauner to join those governors". And, he wants those millions of dollars to go to districts that need them the most.
Gov. Bruce Rauner says he'll issue an amendatory veto of Senate Bill 1 to remove a pension "bailout" for Chicago Public Schools.
Speaking at event in Mt. Zion on Monday, Rauner demanded the Senate send the bill to his desk and urged school superintendents to not give into House Speaker Michael Madigan, whom he labeled a "tyrant".
The controversy for the bills comes from the extra money set aside for Chicago schools.
"Governor Rauner's stunt won't pass legal muster, and instead jeopardizes the opening for dozens of school districts around the state", CPS spokeswoman Emily Bittner said in a statement.
Democrats, not surprisingly, expressed anger at Rauner's words. "Instead of working with legislators to find a compromise, Rauner pitted one part of the state against the other for political points".
CPS Remains A Sticking Point In Deal Between Rauner, Dems On K-12 Funding
Rauner says that's why he needs this bill sooner rather than later.
"I am confident that the addition of Matt Besler to Governor Rauner's re-election campaign will strengthen the focus on the many ways in which Illinois' policies and political culture has hurt families and businesses", Ives said in the statement.
"We're going to make sure schools open and we're going to make sure that it's done on a basis that's fair for taxpayers across the state", the governor says.
Schools are starting to register students this week.
As districts across the state face the possibility of a delayed start to the school year this fall, Gov. Bruce Rauner and Chicago Public Schools are squaring off over what to do with a potential fix for the state's broken education funding formula. Those who have plenty of local property tax money would get less.
"We have a chance to make history and adopt a new school funding plan that, for the first time, ensures all school districts in IL are equitably and adequately funded. Think about that", Rauner said.
The report suggests that these are software issues and employees at the company are working around the clock to fix it. Insiders believe that the hardware giant will use the Qi wireless charging standard , or a variant.
After several recent train derailments, major track repairs at Penn Station are scheduled for the next two months. NJ Transit is diverting some rush hour trains to Hoboken, where passengers can switch to PATH trains or ferries.
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British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson hit out at China for preventing Liu from seeking cancer treatment overseas . Supporters have also begun calling to be allowed to join Mr Liu's funeral and support his wife and family.
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Frontier Airlines to fly out of Grand Rapids again
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Presidential election begins in India
Counting of votes will take place on July 20 in New Delhi where all the ballot boxes will be brought from various state capitals. Lok Sabha Secretary General has been appointed returning officer for the presidential election.
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Her nomination, which followed Kovind's, was seen by many as the opposition's attempt to counter Modi's move to woo dalits. He said the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha have two vacancies each, while BJP MP Chedi Paswan did not have voting rights.
Andromeda Gets A Free, Lengthy Demo And A New Trailer
BioWare has announced that you'll be able to download and play the first 10 hours of Mass Effect Andromeda for free. If you opt to purchase your progress in single and/or multiplayer will be carried over to the fully enabled game.
Mithali Raj - From Bharatnatyam dancer to cricket icon
Averaging 51 in both Tests and WODIs, Raj has scored six worldwide centuries and has been dismissed five times in the nineties. The biggest achievement of Mitali Rajs's career is her consistency. "We enjoy ourselves, when out there.
Qatar Airways to launch new service to Ukraine
The decision "is an extension of our stance against illegal subsidies these carriers receive from their governments", it said. Etihad accused American for being anti competitive and anti consumer and was very disappointed with this decision.
Now ads are coming to Facebook Messenger in global beta test
Initially, only a small percentage of users will receive the ads, but the "feature" is expected to eventually encompass everybody. Chudnovsky also said that the shift from beta testing to general availability will be based on user reception.
80 people form human chain to save family at Florida beach
A young mother of four was enjoying a day at the beach when she saw two of her boys way out in the water and screaming for help. However, when multiple people attempted to swim out to save them, they were then caught in the powerful current as well.
The fire is burning
BC Wildfire Service has deployed 35 firefighters and three fire officers as well as three helicopters to battle the fire. Rob Schweizer, manager of the Kamloops Fire Centre, said it had been an unprecedented 24 hours.