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Tomorrow's budget crisis today

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"And if the Illinois economy worsens, as many predict it will, the shortfall between fiscal year 2009 receipts and budgeted revenues may exceed $1 billion. That’s $1 billion. The current budget may be out of whack by $1 billion."

Time to declare the state a bank holding company. Via.

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