A spokeswoman for Senate President John Cullerton admitted that “the effect of budget is to delay doomsday by borrowing and increasing our backlog of bills.”

Comment: Other highlights include a new $650 million interfund borrowing program — that is, raiding other dedicated funds. And, of course, just increase the revenue estimates — a time-honored way to fake a budget.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/05/28/usa-illinois-budget-idUSL1N0OD1FV20140528