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Four Illinois pension solutions we ought to be pushing

Madeleine DoubekReboot Illinois

May 03, 2016

OPINION

In a recent post, I focused on the fact that we still have the worst pension debt among all U.S. states and yet there seems to be little focus on trying to do something about that this spring in Springfield.

Don’t get me wrong. A budget deal with cuts, purchasing reforms, efficiencies and an actual balance without gimmicks would be welcome.

But it still wouldn’t address the gargantuan pension elephant in the Illinois living room. It’s been a year since the Illinois Supreme Court rejected lawmakers’ first attempt at pension changes. We can’t just let it go and push…

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