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Illinois Pension System

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Illinois To Receive $84 Million From Citigroup Settlement

It is part of a national settlement with Citigroup because of the bank’s misconduct in the sale of risky mortgage-backed securities

07/14/2014

Illinois State Capitol

Pension Chaos A ‘Negative’ For Illinois Credit Rating

Illinois edged closer to having its worst-in-the-nation credit rating lowered even further as a rating agency declared Thursday that failure to address massive pension problems is a “credit negative” for the state.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2012

Mayor Richard M. Daley

Daley’s Pension Plan Renews Calls For Reform

There are renewed calls for changes in the way government pensions are funded in Illinois, following a report on the kind of pensions Mayor Richard M. Daley is in line for.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011