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Illinois State Capitol

House Committee Backs Pension Reform Plan, But No Floor Vote Yet

A breakthrough measure to address Illinois’ $96 billion pension crisis progressed Monday in the Illinois House, but odds of a final deal before this week’s deadline grew slimmer as lawmakers left the Capitol without taking a floor vote.

01/07/2013

Walter Jacobson

Walter: Not All Springfield Pay Cuts Created Equal

CBS 2’s Walter Jacobson sets his sights on claims that state lawmakers have slashed their salaries.

04/07/2011