ISBE Backs Off Unique Education Modifications

Soon after Illinois schools have laid off thousands of personnel, they most likely face another fiscal year of funding beneath levels recommended by the State Board of Education and no finish in sight to their wait for late payments from the state. Prevents a $470 million tax improve on employers by eliminating the 2016 rest cease.” In 2011, the state enacted a law that integrated what are recognized as rest stops” or speed bumps” which, in 2016 and 2018, have been set to impose considerable advantage reductions (drops in unemployment insurance coverage rewards) coupled with a dramatic increase in employer contributions.

Although I consider this meeting a excellent step toward the creation of a spending budget, my 1st believed is, What took you so lengthy?” I have created repeated calls in Springfield for the end of the shenanigans and have stated the door keepers for the Home and Senate must lock the doors and maintain us in our respective chambers till a price range deal is finalized.

Greater Education is 1 of the couple of areas of State spending that does not fall under the existing court orders, consent decrees or continuing appropriation measures, and as a result, our colleges and universities have not received any of their funding since July 1. In the photo above, Dr. Alice Jacobs (far left) testifies prior to the Residence of Representatives and explains the value of State funding and the crucial function that community colleges play in the economic vitality of our communities.

A major November 2015 pension payment of around $560 million, needed by certified actuarial projections, is expected to be delayed Payments due to several nonprofit socials service providers, Illinois university students and their institutions of higher education, counties, municipalities, 9-1-1 emergency call centers, and numerous other vendors are facing delay.

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