St. Louis Public Radio News
3:41 pm
Fri October 11, 2002

Illinois Governor Candidates Face Tight Budget

St. Louis, MO –

Illinois' next Governor will inherit a major challenge. The state's budget picture is getting worse as revenues continue to lag. Voters will decide next month who will take on the job of dealing with budgets and running Illinois government.

Illinois Public Radio's Sean Crawford continues our series of reports on the Governor's race with a look at how Jim Ryan and Rod Blagojevich say they will balance the state budget.