“Secure Choice Savings Program” being considered in Springfield ” would create an first-in-the-nation state-run retirement plan for private sector workers. It would add yet another bureaucratic burden on Illinois employers. Firms with more than 25 workers would be required to enroll employees who do not have access to a workplace retirement plan.

Memo the bill’s sponsor, Senator Dan Biss: Please work on unburdening employers.

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