Is there hope for state budget deal?

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Illinois Rep. David McSweeney, R-Cary, speaks to lawmakers while on the House floor during session at the Illinois State Capitol Friday, May 23, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Republican state Rep. David McSweeney of Barrington Hills speaks out about his efforts to fight against tax increases as part of the state’s efforts to achieve a budget.