Members of the Illinois Board of Higher Education are satisfied with how higher ed fared in the new state budget passed by Illinois lawmakers.
For several years, Illinois higher ed officials have been fighting their way out of the hole dug during the two-year budget impasse.
But they say the budget, passed by the General Assembly, is a big improvement. Nyle Robinson is the Higher Education Board’s Interim Executive Director.
“...major steps in repairing the damage," he said. "In fact, this is arguably the best session for higher education in a generation."