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February 7, 2022

Comptroller asks for upgrade to Illinois’ worst-in-nation credit

— The Center Square | Bishop, G. — Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza is asking the credit ratings agencies to upgrade Illinois’ worst-in-the-nation status. S&P Global has […]
February 7, 2022

Illinois Comptroller Urges Credit Upgrades in Letter to Rating Firms

— Bloomberg | Singh, S. — State’s moves ‘favor upgrading’ bond rating, Mendoza writes Touts unpaid bill backlog reduced, emergency loans paid back Listen to this […]
February 2, 2022

Comptroller says proposed budget could lead state to another credit upgrade

— Capitol News Illinois | Kinnicutt, G. — Mendoza praises efforts to pay down debt, bill backlog Comptroller Susana Mendoza said she expects the state’s credit […]
January 31, 2022

NEWSRADIO WJPF INTERVIEW WITH SUSANA MENDOZA [AUDIO]

— Newsradio WJPF | The Morning Newswatch — Listen to the interview. Listen to the interview: The Morning Watch (2021, November 31). NewsRadio WJPF Interview with […]
January 23, 2022

Comptroller Susana Mendoza on Illinois’ finances in 2022

— The Daily Line CloutCast Podcast | Nitkin, Alex — Listen to this interview. Illinois has long been known for its dismal financial condition. But Comptroller […]
January 19, 2022

Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza launches new financial transparency project [AUDIO]

— WSIU NPR | InFocus News — Listen to the interview on the WSIU NPR website. Listen to the interview: WSIU Staff (2022, January 19). Illinois […]
January 6, 2022

Mendoza touts $82 million in savings through early COVID-19 loan payoff

— Chicago Sun-Times | Avery, T. — View the article. One of two loans from the U.S. Federal Reserve to the state for pandemic expenses, the […]
January 5, 2022

Mendoza announces that Illinois has paid off $2 billion COVID loan

— Now Decatur | Hadden, D. — View the article. Two years ahead of schedule, Illinois Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza has made the final $302 million […]
November 18, 2021

Newsradio WJPF Interview with Susana Mendoza [AUDIO]

— Newsradio WJPF | The Morning Newswatch — Listen to the interview. Listen to the interview: The Morning Watch (2021, November 18). NewsRadio WJPF Interview with […]