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Time Running Out On Ill. Pension Reform

Legislative leaders will revisit the subject of pension reforms in five weeks.


Alderman Craig Schmid wants his bill to have advantage

Alderman Schmid Refuses to Let Rival Pension Cut Plan Out of His Committee

ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–The sponsor of a pension reform plan that St. Louis firefighters say they won’t sue over is preparing to make an end run around a rival alderman who is holding up the plan in committee. […]


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Pension Reform Issue Threatens Illinois Credit Rating

“I told the…leaders that we’ve got to move quickly,” Governor Quinn said.


Alderman Greg Carter spring of 2012

Alderman Carter Refuses to Advance Slay’s Pension Reform Plan, Unless…

Alderman Carter vows to sit on Mayor Slay’s bills, until all sides agree


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Pension Reform, Gambling Expansion on Agenda as Illinois Lawmakers Return to Work

Lawmakers return to Springfield this week to resolve a number of outstanding state government issues.



Are Politicans Getting the Message

Illinois House Minority Leader Tom Cross says politicians have made careers out of telling people good news and giving them gifts.


New Ill. laws include ethics, stop-light reforms

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Despite the priority of the state’s budget crisis, Illinois lawmakers managed to put a number of new laws on the books for the coming year.


Pension reform to get fresh look in the 2011

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (IRN) — Another attempt at “pension reform” in Illinois is possible when the General Assembly is back in Springfield next month.



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