City faces a state mandate, and residents could face higher taxes.

Similar struggles going on in municipalities across Illinois, and a useful reminder that the local pension crisis all derives from unfunded mandates from the state.

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Bross
4 years ago

No discussion on getting out of the pension business…city leaders continuing the status quo. Because if we take it away from employees then it’ll be taken away from them.

Red Raspberry
4 years ago
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And why the State Supreme Court is in conflict when they make rulings on the state pension clause.