Suburban lawmakers endure wrath to support budget with income tax hike

  • Rep. David Harris, R-Mount Prospect, left, explains why he would vote to override Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of a package of budget bills at the Capitol in Springfield on Thursday.

    Rep. David Harris, R-Mount Prospect, left, explains why he would vote to override Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of a package of budget bills at the Capitol in Springfield on Thursday. Rich Saal/The State Journal-Register via AP

  • Illinois State Rep. Steve Andersson, R-Geneva, center, shakes hands with Illinois Speaker of the House Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, right, after the Illinois House voted to override Gov. Rauner's veto and pass a budget for the first time in two years during an overtime session at the Illinois State Capitol.

    Illinois State Rep. Steve Andersson, R-Geneva, center, shakes hands with Illinois Speaker of the House Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, right, after the Illinois House voted to override Gov. Rauner's veto and pass a budget for the first time in two years during an overtime session at the Illinois State Capitol. Justin L. Fowler/The State Journal-Register via Associated Press

  • Rep. Will Guzzardi, D-Chicago, left, and Rep. David Olsen, R-Downers Grove, work on a puzzle on the House floor while the state Capitol is on lockdown during a hazardous materials incident Thursday in Springfield.

    Rep. Will Guzzardi, D-Chicago, left, and Rep. David Olsen, R-Downers Grove, work on a puzzle on the House floor while the state Capitol is on lockdown during a hazardous materials incident Thursday in Springfield. Rich Saal/The State Journal-Register via AP

  • Illinois state Rep. Steve Andersson, R-Geneva, and state Rep. David Harris, R-Arlington Heights, answer questions from the media after the Illinois House voted to override Gov. Rauner's veto and pass a budget for the first time in two years during an overtime session at the Illinois State Capitol.

    Illinois state Rep. Steve Andersson, R-Geneva, and state Rep. David Harris, R-Arlington Heights, answer questions from the media after the Illinois House voted to override Gov. Rauner's veto and pass a budget for the first time in two years during an overtime session at the Illinois State Capitol. Justin L. Fowler/The State Journal-Register via Associated Press

  • Rep. Greg Harris, D-Chicago, passes out cookies to Rep. David Olsen, R-Downers Grove, left, and Rep. David McSweeney, R-Barrington Hills, before the start of a special session at the Capitol in Springfield Thursday.

    Rep. Greg Harris, D-Chicago, passes out cookies to Rep. David Olsen, R-Downers Grove, left, and Rep. David McSweeney, R-Barrington Hills, before the start of a special session at the Capitol in Springfield Thursday. Rich Saal/The State Journal-Register via AP

 
 
Updated 7/6/2017 11:02 PM

A divided Illinois House delivered a long-absent budget and a 32 percent income tax increase Thursday with some suburban Republicans risking their seats to rebuff Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto.

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