Illinois Federation of Teachers http://tspr.org en Teachers Union Wants Pension Head to Resign http://tspr.org/post/teachers-union-wants-pension-head-resign <p>A labor union is demanding the resignation of the head of Illinois' teacher pension system because it doesn’t like what he's been saying about the future of teachers' retirement benefits.</p><p>Pension chief Richard Ingram said in order to solve the long-term funding problems of the Teachers' Retirement System, the state has to consider reducing automatic cost-of-living increases for retirees.</p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 00:14:32 +0000 Rich Egger 22839 at http://tspr.org Teachers Union Wants Pension Head to Resign