Illinois Comptroller Leslie Geissler Munger speaks Wednesday at an Edwardsville press conference in reference to the state budget crisis. McClatchy
Illinois Comptroller Leslie Geissler Munger speaks Wednesday at an Edwardsville press conference in reference to the state budget crisis. McClatchy

Dire situation: Illinois comptroller says unpaid bills could reach $8.5 billion

September 23, 2015 09:13 AM