PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — State Sen. Dave Koehler (D-Peoria) joined WMBD’s Matt Sheehan in this week’s On the Record.

Koehler called this past budget session one of the “best sessions” of his career.

Watch the above video to hear about the benefits he said this budget will bring Illinoisans, and his response to Republicans’ claims the budget does not address the Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund.

Watch Koehler’s interview Monday on WMBD News at 4 and an extended version Tuesday on WMBD This Morning.