Both sides of the political aisle in Springfield are pointing at each other over the failure to reach a budget deal by the end of the legislative session.  Two local elected officials reflect the divide, with each hoping for compromise before the budget is due July 1.

State Representative Dwight Kay (R-Glen Carbon) tells The Big Z half of the legislature wants to work together.

Click here for Kay's comments

State Senator Andy Manar (D-Bunker Hill) tells The Big Z that is not his opinion.

Click here for Manar's comments

The House's next scheduled meeting is set for Thursday, while the Senate will return June 9th. 


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