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State Journal-Register: “Illinois Senate rejects House pension reform plan”

May 30, 2013 By: Doug Finke The Illinois Senate resoundingly defeated a House pension reform plan Thursday, leaving the debate on the issue wide open as the legislature lurches into its final scheduled day of the spring session. Senators voted …

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The Southern: “Cost shift proposal surfaces as pension fix”

May 31, 2013 By: Kurt Erickson SPRINGFIELD ā€“ A plan to slowly shift employee retirement costs from the state to universities and community colleges is the latest won support in a House committee Thursday as part of the push by …

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Crain’s Chicago: “Senate rejects Madigan pension plan”

May 30, 2013 By: Greg Hinz The Illinois Senate this evening rejected a tough pension reform bill proposed by House Speaker Michael Madigan, raising a real question as to whether lawmakers will pass any changes before their scheduled adjournment tomorrow …

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IL Senate passes SB 2404: Statement by Senate President John Cullerton

Office of Illinois Senate President John J. Cullerton May 9, 2013 The following statement was released by Senate President John J. Cullerton following Senate passage of SB 2404: ā€œIā€™d like to thank my Senate colleagues, the representatives of teachers, nurses, …

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IL Senate Executive Committee Approves SB 2404 (Cullerton/Union Pension Plan)

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