CHICAGO — With Illinois’ credit rating in the balance, the General Assembly moves into the final day of its spring session Thursday with action still needed on a roughly $34 billion fiscal 2013 budget and pension reforms to help stabilize the state’s finances.

Before adjourning for the day late Wednesday, the House advanced various budget bills. The Senate previously passed its version of the budget, but there are differences in size and spending authorization so Senate concurrence is needed or the two sides must resolve their differences.

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