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Governor Pat Quinn says he is open to diverting a greater share of state income tax revenue with local municipalities as a possible way to alleviate Chicago's pension crisis. State Representative Bill Mitchell of Forsyth says this is another ridiculous idea from Quinn:

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Quinn said the plan would work through his budget proposal, which called for an extension of an income tax hike as well as a $500 property tax rebate.

 
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