Illinois Senate votes scheduled; Gov. Rauner vows to veto

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Another financial showdown is set for Tuesday between Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democrats who control the General Assembly.

The Senate has scheduled votes on a $5 billion increase in the income tax and a $36 billion spending plan approved overwhelmingly by the House on Sunday night.

Approval by the Senate would send the measures to the Republican governor. He’s already promised to veto them.

Rauner has withheld support for a budget deal for two years in

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