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Legislative limbo for school funding reform and payment limbo for local schools. A special session has resulted in very little progress in Springfield, but State Senator Chuck Weaver of Peoria is siding with the Governor—who is awaiting Senate Bill 1 to reach his desk so he can veto the measure because it includes hundreds-of-millions of dollars for Chicago teacher pensions.

Lawmakers are scheduled to meet today and Monday. 

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