Villivalam supports balanced budget moving Illinois toward economic stability

villivalam 021519SPRINGFIELD – State Senator Ram Villivalam voted today to approve a budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

I am proud to have worked in a bipartisan manner to pass a balanced budget that meets our obligations to the people in the state of Illinois," said Villivalam. "This balanced budget is an important step to putting the state of Illinois on a path of fiscal responsibility."

In voting for this budget, Senator Villivalam supports: Funding for the Community Care Program and the Adult Day Services program, which provides critical care for seniors; Funding to expand and increase awareness of the Child Care Assistance Program, which helps working families with child care expenses; Making the state's pension payments; Paying the backlog of bills.

Sen. Ram Villivalam

Sen. Ram Villivalam

8th District

Years served: 2019–Present

Committee assignments: Appropriations I; Appropriations II; Education; Human Services; Labor; Transportation (Chairperson); Subcommittee on Capital (TR); Supplier Diversity, Special Com. On (Chairperson); Pension Investments Special Com. On.

Associated Representatives:
John C. D'Amico
Yehiel M. Kalish