Remember the Civic Federation is not our friend. Check our their website and their board of directors. They all stand to gain by helping the city eliminate their debt and bust the unions.
Chicago Area Pension Plans in Debt by $27.4 Billion
The debt from 10 Chicago-area pension plans swelled more than 600 percent to $27.4 billion between 2001 and 2010, according to a study released Monday by the nonpartisan Civic Federation.