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Ever Heard the One About the Dead People Collecting Pensions in Illinois?
Editor of Reboot Illinois
Those deceased pensioners were once state employees. And for the still-living and still-employed state employees, handling payments for medical care could be about to get a whole lot more complicated.
11 Illinois State Employees Who Make More Than $100,000
A non-partisan organization dedicated to involving Illinois re...
Last year there were 8,853 state government employees who earned more than $100,000. These figures account for the 10.8 percent of all state workers who earned paychecks from the Illinois Comptroller's Office for 2014.
States Hunting For Young Blood
Jobless Claims Down But Data Incomplete
Why Maine's Governor LePage Can't Erase History, and Why We Need a Fighter in the White House
Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy, University of Califor...
Maine Governor Paul LePage has ordered state workers to remove from the state labor department a 36-foot mural depicting the state's labor history because it doesn't agree with his "pro-business goals."
For Better or For Worse?--Governor Walker Chose Worse
Bradley T. Borden
Professor, Brooklyn Law School
The governor recognized that state employees receive better benefits than most employees in private industry. He could've worked to make the situation better for them, but he chose to make the situation for state employees worse.
Dan Maes Would Cut 2,000 To 4,000 State Workers "Just Like That"
Pension Fund Benefits Cut By States In Budget Crisis
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