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Pat Quinn Pensions

Leaders In Conflict Over Pension Reform After Meeting

Reuters | Posted 08.10.2013 | Chicago

By Karen Pierog CHICAGO, June 10 (Reuters) - The Illinois public pension system, the worst funded among U.S. states, will be tackled w...

State Settles SEC Fraud Charge Over Pension Funding

AP | JOHN O'CONNOR | Posted 05.11.2013 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Federal authorities announced Monday that Illinois has agreed to settle a securities-fraud charge that accused the state of ...

Pension Spending, Unpaid Bills Loom Large In State's New Budget

Reuters | Posted 05.06.2013 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., March 5 (Reuters) - Illinois Governor Pat Quinn will unveil a fiscal 2014 budget on Wednesday that will chip away at a huge pile ...

Gov. Quinn Seeks To Overcome Pension Reform Setback

AP | SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 01.10.2013 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- After singling out Illinois' worst-in-the-nation pension crisis as the most important issue of his governorship, Pat Quinn could ...

Rahm: Without Pension Reform, City Property Taxes Will Soar

Posted 05.09.2012 | Chicago

Mayor Rahm Emanuel testified before a state legislative panel Tuesday in Springfield, Ill., about Chicago's rising pension costs and urged for a serie...

Does Quinn's Budget Plan Go Far Enough?

Posted 02.22.2012 | Chicago

Updated story Illinois Governor Pat Quinn has had a rough year. The state's credit rating was downgraded, he has been berated by Republican governo...