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Fri June 1, 2012
End of Session Review: Amanda Vinicky
Illinois lawmakers adjourned their spring session early Friday morning, nearly and hour and a half past their midnight deadline. In a frenzy of last minute activity they approved a new state budget and authorized a massive expansion of gambling. But they're not finished at the capitol. The collapse of a pension overhaul means the General Assembly will probably return to Springfield this summer. Illinois Public Radio State House Bureau Chief Amanda Vinicky takes a closer look.