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. […]
“I told the…leaders that we’ve got to move quickly,” Governor Quinn said.
Alderman Carter vows to sit on Mayor Slay’s bills, until all sides agree
Lawmakers return to Springfield this week to resolve a number of outstanding state government issues.
Illinois House Minority Leader Tom Cross says politicians have made careers out of telling people good news and giving them gifts.
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.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (IRN) — Another attempt at “pension reform” in Illinois is possible when the General Assembly is back in Springfield next month.