Posts tagged "401K type government employee pension plans"

Gov. Rauner: My pension reform would be constitutional and would save the State $2.7 billion in Fiscal 2016. Dream or reality?

Revised significantly at 3:45 pm on Sunday with regard to comments on  Gov. Rauner’s proposed Turnaround Agenda Pension Reform package.    –Rauner’s press conference at the Chicago Theater, with the backdrop of Accenture and a Technicolor Dreamcoat.  Gov. Rauner said this afternoon in a press conference held in the entrance area at the Loop’s Chicago... Read more »

Better than Monday night football: Berkowitz w/Treasurer Neely on Stop and Frisk, COLAs etc. Cable/Web

Should Stephanie Neely, Chicago City Treasurer, be picked to run for Lt. Gov. on the ticket with Gov. Pat Quinn, as he runs across the state for re-election to his second full term.  Could African-American Neely bolster Quinn’s strength with the African-American electorate in both the primary and the general elections? Could Treasurer Neely do... Read more »