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Illinois Pension

House Takes Baby Steps To Rein In Public Pension Costs

Reuters | Posted 05.15.2013 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., March 14 (Reuters) - The Illinois House of Representatives continued its piecemeal approach to reforming the state's sagging publ...

Speaker Madigan Unveils Harsh Pension Proposals

Reuters | Posted 04.30.2013 | Chicago

By Joanne von Alroth SPRINGFIELD, Ill. Feb 27 (Reuters) - Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan lit a fire under the ...

State Pension Reform Stalls, Lawmakers OK Gambling & Strip Club Tax Bills

Posted 06.01.2012 | Chicago

In the final day of their spring legislative session, Illinois state lawmakers approved a state budget plan and sent gambling expansion and strip club...

State Lawmaker: Reaction To Epic Outburst 'Mostly Positive'

AP | DAVID MERCER | Posted 07.31.2012 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Screaming, swearing and referencing the Bible, a red-faced Illinois Rep. Mike Bost punched at papers he threw in the air whi...

George Ryan, Convicted Ex-Governor, Must Forfeit Entire Pension, Supreme Court Says

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Illinois pension system may be tens of billions in the red, but as of Friday it has one fewer check to write: convicted ex-Governor George Ryan wo...