Ted talked to Dan Proft and Amy Jacobson about the scope of Chicago’s financial crisis and what Mayor Lightfoot should be doing about it. Chicagoans are burdened with more debt than they can ever pay and the only way to reduce that burden is through structural pension reform.
Lightfoot can still become the agent of change she was elected to be. To do so she has to champion a pension amendment to the state’s constitution.
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