About Half of Legislative Pensions Increased 3% July 1st, Health Benefit Deductions of 1% Begin for All State Retirees

It’s unlikely that many, if any, current members of the Illinois General Assembly know it, but their delaying pension reform past the end of June benefited about half of their retired colleagues. Who won? Those with birthdays in the first … Continue reading

Public Can See MCC Meeting Tonight on Their Computers When Adminstrators Seek Indemnification for Expected Employee Pension Cost Increases

To go to the McHenry County College Board meeting tonight or not. That is the question. Tonight there will be live streaming for the first time. The meeting starts at 6:30. You won’t have to sit in the auditorium or … Continue reading

Cary Grade School District 26′s Stand on Pension Reform

Taken from a statement from the Cary Elementary School Board:.  Considering House Speaker Mike Madigan is insistent on transferring teacher pension costs to local taxpayers and this is the last week of the legislative session before extraordinary majorities are required, … Continue reading