“One-of-its-kind” program averts shutdown of essential services

“The one-of-its-kind, bill-payment program seeks to avert the nightmare scenario for a state in the worst financial shape in the country: a shutdown of essential services such as employee health insurance, a disruption of prison food supplies or mothballing of state trooper cars in need of fuel and maintenance.”

Reuters
Dave McKinney – Karen Pierog
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-illinois-bills-analysis/illinois-fix-to-unpaid-bills-m…