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Report: Illinois pension system among the nation's worst-funded
Apr 07, 2017

With unfunded liabilities at nearly $130 billion — or $141 billion if going by new accounting s...

Pension problems plague Chicago's fiscal health, new rankings show
Jan 13, 2017

With more than $30 billion in unfunded pension debt alone, Chicago's rankings are scraping the b...

New CTU contract could make pension hole even bigger
Oct 21, 2016

The CTU board of governors just approved its new contract. Next, CTU members will vote. The contr...

Infographic: Fiscal condition of the four Chicago pension funds
Sep 29, 2016

The total debt of Chicago's four pension funds soared to more than $33 billion at the end of...

Failure of new pension accounting standards show in Chicago funds
Aug 10, 2016

The public pension world mostly cheered the arrival of new pension reporting standards from GASB ...

3 mind-numbing highlights from the Chicago financial report
Jul 10, 2016

The City of Chicago “published” its annual financial report today, July 8. The city has ac...

In victory, Rahm Emanuel apologizes to Rauner for comment about wife
May 31, 2016

This article appeared originally in the Chicago Sun-Times. Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday basked ...

Rahm Emanuel cuts new deal to save Laborers Pension Fund
May 24, 2016

This article originally appeared in the Chicago Sun-Times Two months after the Illinois Supreme ...

Chicago's pension problems just got a whole lot worse
May 20, 2016

Chicago already has the worst pension debt of any local government in the nation, and it just got...

Chicago property tax increase huge, but grossly inadequate to address city pension trouble
Sep 29, 2015

GUEST VIEW What has been described as a massive Chicago property tax increase to fix our pensio...


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