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Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner will deliver his 2018 budget address on Wednesday. During his State of the State address, Rauner promised a balanced budget plan, something that at least one state senator says he hasn't seen delivered by any governor from either political party in decades.
State Senator Sam McCann (R-Plainview) tells The Big Z the budget address is the first step in the process of lawmakers coming up with a budget.
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McCann says he is hopeful the address will be a truly balanced budget, but if the past is any indicator, it's hard to be positive.