100th Illinois General Assembly
Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan.
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Madigan, Rauner Tout Accomplishments, ‘Epic Struggle’ Over Budget

The Illinois House wrapped up its two-year session Tuesday with legislation to help the incoming governor, with House Speaker Michael Madigan praising lawmakers for persevering in an "epic struggle" over state spending with outgoing Gov. Bruce Rauner. Meanwhile, Rauner previewed a report to lawmakers that showcased his administration's accomplishments.

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