Pension Winners in the General Assembly Retirement System

Jim Tobin’s National Taxpayers United of Illinois has revealed the top 50 pensions for the General Assembly Retirement Fund. It doesn’t have many pensioners, but the legislative retirement fund has some big payouts. Part of the reason is that statewide … Continue reading

Part 2 – Notables at the Illinois Republican Party Convention

Yesterday, I started a story about the Republican notables I saw at the Republican State Convention held in Decatur on Friday and Saturday. My wife and I arrived later than expected on Friday–about 6:30. It turned out all the decision … Continue reading

Part 2 – Notables at the Illinois Republican Party Convention

Yesterday, I started a story about the Republican notables I saw at the Republican State Convention held in Decatur on Friday and Saturday. My wife and I arrived later than expected on Friday–about 6:30. It turned out all the decision … Continue reading