Thanks to all who made calls and sent emails – without your involvement they would have passed this bill and destroyed state employee/retiree pensions – we are not out of the woods yet – but we have beat back this assault – more to follow!
Pension-reform package collapses in Illinois House – The Naperville Sun
A pension reform package pushed by Gov. Pat Quinn and House Minority Leader Tom Cross collapsed late Thursday, leaving the last big issue of a productive spring legislative session a casualty of partisan bickering and a heavy union pushback. Cross (R-Oswego), who took sponsorship of the pension pack…