Illinois Senate pushes off vote on budget fix until February

  • FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2017, file photo, Illinois Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno, R-Lemont, left, talks with Illinois Senate President John Cullerton, D-Chicago, right, at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. The Illinois Senate is putting the brakes on a compromise budget, plan but leaders say they still want to see it on track for a floor vote, Wednesday, Jan. 25, 201,  in the nation's longest budget deadlock in decades. (Justin L. Fowler/The State Journal-Register via AP File)

    FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2017, file photo, Illinois Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno, R-Lemont, left, talks with Illinois Senate President John Cullerton, D-Chicago, right, at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. The Illinois Senate is putting the brakes on a compromise budget, plan but leaders say they still want to see it on track for a floor vote, Wednesday, Jan. 25, 201, in the nation's longest budget deadlock in decades. (Justin L. Fowler/The State Journal-Register via AP File) Associated Press

 
 
Updated 1/26/2017 3:59 PM

Illinois state senators ditched their planned vote on a compromise to end a historic budget deadlock and got a stern lecture from leaders about what tough steps they must take next month when they reconvene

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