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Changes Coming to Ill. Retiree Health Care

“Just to have automatic payment of health care premiums for all that are retired is not really a good way to go.”


Illinois House

Rhetoric Heats Up Over Illinois State Pension Benefits

Illinois House Republicans voted unanimously to make it harder to increase state worker pension benefits.


Illinois State Workers

No Pay Raise Yet for Illinois State Workers

Thirty-five lawmakers, including senators and representatives of both parties, sent a letter to the governor’s office urging him to make good on the union contracts he violated.


Illinois - AFSCME

Lawsuit Looming on Illinois Layoffs

A new lawsuit could be on the horizon, given the governor’s actions Thursday to begin the process to close seven state facilities and lay off nearly 1,938 state workers.


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