museum http://wuis.org en Museums Lose Bid To Cut Free Days http://wuis.org/post/museums-lose-bid-cut-free-days <p>Many Illinois museums will continue to have to offer 52 free days a year. That's after the Illinois House failed to override a veto of legislation that would have cut that number in half.</p><p>The museum proposal is one of the few actual vetoes lawmakers had to deal with during their veto session.</p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 15:12:22 +0000 Brian Mackey 11615 at http://wuis.org Museums Lose Bid To Cut Free Days Preview: Fall Veto Session http://wuis.org/post/preview-fall-veto-session <p>For the first time since a brief special session in July,legislators will begin making their way en masse to Springfield this week, for the fall veto session. The agenda before them is relatively light. The General Assembly will likely debate some budget matters. And there's a hearing on a new type of health care coverage for retired state employees. Amanda Vinicky previews what else is ahead.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 12:50:00 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 11345 at http://wuis.org Preview: Fall Veto Session