MORNING 4: Arsenal, county fairs, governor & sheriff

Stories we're following at Local 4 News on Friday, June 23, 2017:

+ Today is Day 3 of the Illinois special session. Lawmakers didn't get the House of Representatives any closer to a budget on Thursday. Senate Republicans focused on school funding. Democrats passed changes to the funding formula and sent it to governor Bruce Rauner last month. 

+ Iowa governor Kim Reynolds stopped in downtown Davenport as part of her 99-county tour. She focused on area projects that use Iowa's historic tax program -- including the Kahl Building and the City Square project. Davenport city officials say the program has contributed to more than $400 million worth of economic development in the city.

+ Rock Island County Sheriff Gerry Bustos announced Thursday that he will run for office again.

+ The future of the Rock Island Arsenal is up for discussion at a town hall meeting. General Daly will host today's event. The Arsenal is the largest employer in the region and brings in $1.2 billion to the local economy. Tonight's meeting will take place from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the iWireless Center.

ICYMI, County fairs find themselves caught in Illinois financial crisis. Mayra Cordova has more.

Thursday was the 2-year anniversary of the Edgington EF-2 tornado. Today's forecast is much calmer.


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