C’mon, Governor. You either have it or you don’t. Give it to us or admit you had no reasonable basis for your claim.
Last month we wrote about how we’ve been stonewalled in our efforts to get proof behind the numbers Governor JB Pritzker claimed he has showing savings of up to $25 billion from Illinois’ pension buyout program.
In December, he specifically claimed his numbers were based on a report from an outside consulting firm. We filed a Freedom of Information Act request on December 19 to get that report.
We’ve now received the fifth request for an extension of time, with no explanation. The most recent is below.