Wallace Statement on Governor Rauner’s Veto

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Litesa Wallace, D-Rockford, issued the following statement on Gov. Rauner’s attempt to rewrite fair education funding reform legislation in order to benefit his wealthy school districts at the expense of Rockford students: “I helped put...

Wallace Legislation to Freeze Perks for Lawmakers Signed into Law

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State lawmakers will not receive an automatic pay increase under legislation sponsored by state Rep. Litesa Wallace, D-Rockford, which was signed into law Wednesday. “As our state continues to grapple with its spending priorities, it is simply...