Extension cutting jobs, closing offices

Extension cutting jobs, closing offices

There are 1 comment on the The Daily Gazette story from Apr 9, 2010, titled Extension cutting jobs, closing offices. In it, The Daily Gazette reports that:

The University of Illinois Extension Service will eliminate almost 50 county directors' jobs, close a dozen offices and cut more positions over the next 15 months as it prepares for state budget cuts.

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JWR

Sterling, IL

#1 Apr 10, 2010
The single biggest Illinois expenditure is for elected officials, their offices, their perks, and their expense accounts. Why cut teachers? Let's furlough Congress for a couple of years. That would save nearly $60 billion. I could go a couple of years without any new laws.

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