retirement system http://tspr.org en Madigan Talks About Pension Challenge http://tspr.org/post/madigan-talks-about-pension-challenge <p>Illinois lawmakers continue to wrestle with the state&#39;s soaring pension costs.&nbsp;<br /><br />The General Assembly is set to adjourn May 31, yet at this time it&#39;s still unclear which -- if any -- of the various proposals to reduce pension costs will pass.&nbsp;<br /><br />Unions are fighting efforts that would reduce benefits for state workers, university employees, and public school teachers.</p> Wed, 30 May 2012 21:08:49 +0000 Rich Egger 15939 at http://tspr.org Madigan Talks About Pension Challenge