Posts tagged "retiree"
You know what’s at stake — now we need to get to work. We’re just weeks away from a potentially historic vote on pension reform legislation that could save our state from financial disaster. I am writing, from one Illinoisan to another, to ask for your help in sending a powerful message to our leaders... Read more »
Retirement-related programs for Illinois’ public employees have more than $140 BILLION in unfunded obligations and debt, which are growing every year. The three retiree health care plans for state workers, downstate teachers and community college workers account for $44 BILLION of those unfunded obligations. 100% PREMIUM SUBSIDY Government workers who participate in... Read more »