SPRINGFIELD - Anger and frustration boiled over during a House floor debate Tuesday over House Speaker Mike Madigan's (D-Chicago) effort to shift teacher and university staff pension costs to suburban and downstate school districts.
A segment of State Rep. Mike Bost's outburst - Download 2012Bostscomment
"Enough!! We're trapped by rules that have been forced down our throats," Bost shouted.
"Folks, we live in a democracy, but not here," as he quieted down.
And a segment of House MInority Leader Tom Cross' comments made just prior to Bost's outburst. Speaker Madigan acknowledged Cross' comments by saying he would not respond to Cross' comments. - Download Voice0024