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February 17, 2016

Illinois faces two fiscal challenges: a large backlog of unpaid bills and even larger unfunded pensions.

With Gov. Bruce Rauner previewing his budget proposal for fiscal year 2017 (which starts in July), we took a look at three existing proposals for solving the state's budget crisis.

The proposals are from the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability, the Illinois Policy Institute and the Institute for Illinois Fiscal Sustainability at the Civic Federation.

See how they compare.

Source: Daily Herald