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David From: Illinois Punts on Pensions

May 31, 2012

Illinois has the nation's worst-funded government pension system, and still the state's legislators failed to enact any reforms before their session ended June 1.

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Illinois has the nation's worst-funded government pension system, and still the state's legislators failed to enact any reforms before their session ended June 1. David From of Americans for Prosperity explains what needs to happen to end the state's pension-fueled fiscal crisis.

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Steve Stanek (sstanek@heartland.org) is a research fellow at The Heartland Institute.
sstanek@heartland.org