Bennett: Governor Strikes an Optimistic Tone in “State of the State”

Statement of State Representative Tom Bennett (R-Gibson City) on Governor Rauner’s State of the State Address:

“I share the Governor’s optimism that working together we can make Illinois a better place for our families, and that needs to start with passage of a responsible budget that funds our priorities within our means,” said Representative Bennett. “I was glad to hear the Governor’s focus today on jobs and education. Illinois is in dire need of a transformation and improving our schools and our jobs climate is where we need to start.”