NRI witness testimony before lawmakers postponed until Oct. 8
BY DAVE MCKINNEY AND STEFANO ESPOSITO Staff Reporters July 17, 2014 12:15PM
The Legislative Audit Commission held a meeting on Wednesday to decide whether to call witnesses to testify about the ongoing Gov. Pat Quinn administration scandal involving grant money for a now-defunct anti-violence program. | Ashlee Rezin/for Sun-Times Media
Updated: July 18, 2014 2:16AM
A legislative panel unanimously agreed Thursday to hold off compelling testimony from former aides to Gov. Pat Quinn until Oct. 8 in a political compromise that threatens to reignite controversy over the governor’s Neighborhood Recovery Initiative just weeks before the fall election. READ MORE.