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Despite several votes on a workers’ comp measure last week and a property tax freeze Tuesday, lawmakers are not addressing the Governor’s top priorities.

That’s according to Governor Bruce Rauner who held a press conference featuring several witnesses Tuesday afternoon testifying about property taxes just a few blocks from where state Senators were also hearing from witnesses on the same issue.

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The next budget year begins July 1. Rauner said lawmakers were not being sincere in their efforts to address property taxes and other issues like workers’ compensation.

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