This article will explain a lot about Madigan’s proposed Pension funding plan.
Capitol Fax.com – Your Illinois News Radar » Decades of school funding debate fly right out the window
* For at least the last 30 years, Democrats and Republicans alike have pushed to change the way Illinois funds its schools. The idea was to rely less on property taxes and more on statewide taxes to help ease the local burden. Dawn Clark Netsch made the proposal a centerpiece of her 1994 campaign,…