Posts tagged "Collin Hitt"

Better than Jake Tapper w/Barack Obama: Berkowitz w/Illinois Policy Institute's Collin Hitt on Joe and Jane Six Pack

Collin Hitt [Sr. Director of Government Affairs, the Illinois Policy Institute]: …If you are in a defined benefit, if you are in a pension system or if you are putting aside money for retirement, do you want politicians to control the money? do you want the state bureaucracy to control the money? Or, do you want... Read more »

Better than Chris Wallace w/Bill Clinton: Watch Berkowitz w/Illinois Policy Institute's Collin Hitt on Web/Cable on Pension Reform

Collin Hitt [Sr. Director of Government Affairs, the Illinois Policy Institute]: …The fact is we are now running out of money. Over the last five years, about 80% of all new money in higher education is going to new retirement costs…that’s why you’re seeing Democrats currently get on board with pension reform, [state employee pensions are]... Read more »