State Employees’ Retirement System

James R. Thompson Center

Quinn Administration, State Workers Agree To Tentative Contract

The union and Quinn’s office had been negotiating for more than a year at a time when the relationship was already strained.

02/28/2013

Illinois State Capitol

State Worker Retirements Surging Amid Pension Reform Talk

With state lawmakers trying to hash out comprehensive pension reform by the end of the year, Illinois state workers are retiring in record numbers to make sure they preserve their existing benefits.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2012