Aurora mayor talks public safety pension reform in Chicago speech

Aurora mayor talks public safety pension reform in Chicago speech
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Aurora Mayor Tom Weisner called on state legislators to reform benefits for public safety workers.

Illinois Public Pension Fund Association

Illinois Public Pension Fund Association
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The IPPFA was founded in 1985 as a not-for-profit organization whose mandate was to educate public pension fund trustees. In 2009 the IPPFA became the primary education provider for public pension fund trustees in the state of Illinois. Our members manage over eighteen billion dollars in…

Chief Legal Counsel to Illinois Senate President John Cullerton, Eric Madiar, on Breaking a Contract with Public Employees

teacher/poet/musician : Chief Legal Counsel to Illinois Senate President John Cullerton, Eric…
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A writer must “know and have an ever-present consciousness that this world is a world of fools and rogues… tormented with envy, consumed with vanity; selfish, false, cruel, cursed with illusions… He should free…

Shifting the “Normal” Cost of the Pension Systems to School Districts, Universities and Colleges = “Massive Property Tax Increases”

teacher/poet/musician : Shifting the “Normal” Cost of the Pension Systems to School Districts,…
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A writer must “know and have an ever-present consciousness that this world is a world of fools and rogues… tormented with envy, consumed with vanity; selfish, false, cruel, cursed with illusions…

Today Is Constitution Day

teacher/poet/musician : Today Is Constitution Day
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A writer must “know and have an ever-present consciousness that this world is a world of fools and rogues… tormented with envy, consumed with vanity; selfish, false, cruel, cursed with illusions… He should free himself of all doctrines, theories, etiquettes, politics…” –

ATTENTION RETIRED OFFICERS!!!

ATTENTION RETIRED OFFICERS!!!

Open enrollment for health insurance is just around the corner. Starting November 15th, you’ll be able to visit the Illinois Police Insurance Exchange to shop health and dental plans from leading insurance companies for 2015.

Looking to learn more about your health insurance options?
You can find us at the following PBPA event:

2014 PBPA Annual Convention
October 3-5
Decatur, IL

Or, give us a call at 855-455-9932.

http://www.insurexsolutions.com/ILPBPA/bhome.aspx?utm_source=pbpa&utm_medium=adblock&utm_campaign=learnmore

Illinois Police Insurance Exchange

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Eric Madiar: With Illinois’ pension systems, what’s past is prologue
www.sj-r.com

Anyone following the pension-reform debate knows Illinois has long diverted the money needed to properly fund its pension systems to avoid tax increases,

Pensionomics 2014

Please take a look at this.

Pensionomics 2014
www.nirsonline.org

Defined benefit (DB) pension benefits not only provide a secure source of
income for many retired Americans, they also contribute substantially to local,
state, and national economies. DB pensions play a vital role in sustaining
consumer demand that ultimately supports millions of jobs…

Quinn: No pension ‘Plan B’ before court ruling

Quinn: No pension ‘Plan B’ before court ruling
sj-r.com

CHICAGO — Gov. Pat Quinn argued Friday that it makes no sense to develop a contingency plan to solve Illinois’ pension crisis despite urgent financial difficulties and signals the landmark law the Chicago Democrat signed in 2013 could be found unconstitutional.

Think tank proposes new, minimum pension plan

Think tank proposes new, minimum pension plan
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Employers should be required to offer a minimum pension and contribute a minimum of 50 cents per hour worked for every employee into a retirement plan, said a report released Tuesday from Third Way, a public-policy think tank and advocacy organization based in Washington.