Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner says he’ll use his amendatory veto energy to take away cash for Chicago instructor pensions from a faculty funding invoice.
Democratic state Sen. Andy Manar says that would successfully kill the laws, placing a whole lot of districts susceptible to shuttering faculties.
Lawmakers authorised a state finances this month that requires faculty funding be distributed by way of a brand new, extra equitable components that is not regulation but.
At a cease in Mt. Zion Monday, Rauner referred to as on lawmakers to ship him the funding invoice they authorised in Might. He says eradicating a Chicago “bailout” would offer extra money for different districts.
Manar, the invoice’s sponsor, says Rauner must be working with lawmakers on an settlement slightly than holding marketing campaign-fashion occasions for TV cameras.
Illinois already covers pension prices for districts aside from CPS.