Illinois To Receive More Military Funding

By WTVO WQRF Newsroom

Published 07/22 2014 10:36AM

Updated 07/22 2014 10:37AM

WTVO/WQRF - More funding is on its way to help military programs.

The Defense Department is handing out more than $550 million.  The money also funds a one percent pay raise for military and civilian personnel.

There are 13,000 Illinois National Guardsmen.

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