Category Archives: BP Settlement

Illinois careens into financial meltdown – and not even the lottery is safe

Illinois Lottery, June 08, 2017

Illinois is grappling with a full-fledged financial crisis and not even the lottery is safe – with Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner warning the state is entering "banana republic" territory.

Facing billions in unpaid bills and pension obligations, the state is hitting a cash crunch that is rare even by Illinois standards.

A top financial official just warned 100 percent of the state’s monthly revenue will be eaten up by court-ordered payments. Rauner is calling a special session of the Democrat-led General Assembly in a bid to pass what he hopes will be the first full budget package in almost three years.And […]

Governor signs Dozier, BP settlement bills into law

BY JIM TURNER
THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA

TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused at a notorious state reform school, and directs the reburial of remains of unidentified victims, was signed into law on June 2.
The bill (HB 7115) provides $1.2 million to cover the costs of the reburials and memorials for youngsters who suffered physical and sexual abuse at the now-shuttered Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys in Marianna. It was among 33 bills signed into law by Gov. Rick Scott.“Today’s signing, coupled with an official […]

Governor signs Dozier, BP settlement bills into law

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused at a notorious state reform school, and directs the reburial of remains of unidentified victims, was signed into law on June 2. The bill (HB 7115) provides $1.2 million to cover the costs of the reburials and memorials for youngsters who suffered … ( continue reading )

Governor signs Dozier, BP settlement bills into law

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused at a notorious state reform school, and directs the reburial of remains of unidentified victims, was signed into law on June 2. The bill (HB 7115) provides $1.2 million to cover the costs of the reburials and memorials for youngsters who suffered … ( continue reading )
BY JIM TURNER
THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA

TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused […]

Governor signs Dozier, BP settlement bills into law

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused at a notorious state reform school, and directs the reburial of remains of unidentified victims, was signed into law on June 2. The bill (HB 7115) provides $1.2 million to cover the costs of the reburials and memorials for youngsters who suffered … ( continue reading )
BY JIM TURNER
THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA

TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused […]

Governor signs Dozier, BP settlement bills into law

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused at a notorious state reform school, and directs the reburial of remains of unidentified victims, was signed into law on June 2. The bill (HB 7115) provides $1.2 million to cover the costs of the reburials and memorials for youngsters who suffered … ( continue reading )
BY JIM TURNER
THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA

TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused […]

Governor signs Dozier, BP settlement bills into law

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused at a notorious state reform school, and directs the reburial of remains of unidentified victims, was signed into law on June 2. The bill (HB 7115) provides $1.2 million to cover the costs of the reburials and memorials for youngsters who suffered … ( continue reading )
BY JIM TURNER
THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA

TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused […]

Governor signs Dozier, BP settlement bills into law

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused at a notorious state reform school, and directs the reburial of remains of unidentified victims, was signed into law on June 2. The bill (HB 7115) provides $1.2 million to cover the costs of the reburials and memorials for youngsters who suffered … ( continue reading )
BY JIM TURNER
THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA

TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused […]

Governor signs Dozier, BP settlement bills into law

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused at a notorious state reform school, and directs the reburial of remains of unidentified victims, was signed into law on June 2. The bill (HB 7115) provides $1.2 million to cover the costs of the reburials and memorials for youngsters who suffered … ( continue reading )
BY JIM TURNER
THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA

TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused […]

Governor signs Dozier, BP settlement bills into law

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused at a notorious state reform school, and directs the reburial of remains of unidentified victims, was signed into law on June 2. The bill (HB 7115) provides $1.2 million to cover the costs of the reburials and memorials for youngsters who suffered … ( continue reading )
BY JIM TURNER
THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA

TALLAHASSEE – A measure that calls for creating a pair of memorials to boys who were abused […]