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August 7, 2017
WTTW Chicago Tonight Susana A. Mendoza

Comptroller Says Governor is Stalling on Bill Backlog Borrowing [VIDEO]

— Chicago Tonight | Vinicky, A. — Watch the video. Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner hasn’t used authority to refinance $6 billion intended to be used to […]
August 7, 2017
State Journal Register Susana A. Mendoza

Mendoza again calls on Rauner to OK borrowing to pay down bills

— The State Journal Register Newspaper | Finke, D. — Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza is again calling on Gov. Bruce Rauner to sign off on borrowing […]
July 27, 2017
Chicago Defender Susana A. Mendoza

Illinois’ Officials Share Memories of Israel

— Chicago Defender Newspaper | Edwards, L. — Three of Illinois’ most powerful women recounted their experiences visiting Israel as part of the 2017 Influential Women’s […]
June 23, 2017
Peoria Journal Star Susana A. Mendoza

Illinois comptroller Susana Mendoza issues warning while leaders argue

— Journal Star Newspaper | Finke, D. — As legislative leaders argued Friday about who to meet with and when, Comptroller Susana Mendoza said August will […]
June 20, 2017
Daily Chronicle Susana A. Mendoza

Mendoza: Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner’s policies hurt public universities

— Daily Chronicle Newspaper | Brady, H. — At high school graduation parties this month, after congratulating the bright grad and their proud parents, make a note […]
June 17, 2017
State Journal Register Susana A. Mendoza

Comptroller warns Illinois finances in ‘massive crisis mode’

— The State Journal Register Newspaper | Burnett, S. — Like any household, there are some items that must be paid first. A mix of state […]
June 13, 2017
Dispatch Argus Susana A. Mendoza

EDITORIAL: Gov. Rauner should sign Debt Transparency Act

— Dispatch Argus Newspaper | Editorial Board — As the keeper of Illinois’ checkbook, Susana Mendoza says she spends the vast majority of her time performing […]
June 3, 2017
NPR Illinois Susana A. Mendoza

INTERVIEW: ‘I Shouldn’t Have This Much Power’

— NPR Illinois | Mackey, B. — Listen to the interview. Illinois government has been deadlocked on a state budget for 23 months. During that time, […]
May 4, 2017
The Courier Susana A. Mendoza

Mendoza freezing payments for controversial warehouse space

— The Courier Newspaper | Finke, D. — Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza’s office said Thursday it has placed on hold rent payments for warehouse space in […]
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