Doesn’t mean much by itself. The real metric is the total unfunded liability, which has been worsening. Expect to see lots of positive spin like this out of Springfield through the election.

http://www.pantagraph.com/news/state-and-regional/illinois/pension-accounts-don-t-need-to-sell-assets-in/article_e890f07e-d7df-5943-973c-54f733de7147.html