Macomb Local News

Governor Bruce Rauner is responding to Attorney General Lisa Madigan's legal motion to stop the paychecks of the state's 68,000 employees until a new budget agreement is reached. On Friday the Attorney General filed a motion that would stop paychecks for state workers by the end of February. That same Friday Governor Rauner addressed the Attorney General's motion following a speech to business leaders and Kim Howard filed this report.