April 16, 2018
This article previewed a forum hosted by the Civic Federation and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. The half-day conference featured former elected officials, analysists and union officials to discuss options for tackling the State of Illinois’ massive unfunded pension liabilities. The article sets the backdrop with a brief analysis of the current state of Illinois pensions and mentions a few solutions proposed by various organizations.
For more information on the forum, including speaker presentations, please visit the event page.
Chicago Tonight: Pension Liabilities Leave City, State With Few Options