Wednesday, November 2
Budgeting for Results Commission
The Budgeting for Results Commission is a new spending reform effort that will require state government to make spending decisions based on production and performance of programs. Results, performance, and value will be the driving forces behind how to spend tax dollars. Senator Dan Kotowski (D–Park Ridge) serves as chairman of the commission and was co-sponsor of legislation enabling Budgeting for Results. The following are comments from the NASW Illinois Chapter regarding the process.