Lawmakers Agree to Form Pension Committee - NBC Chicago

    Lawmakers Agree to Form Pension Committee

    After the House and Senate approved the procedural steps Wednesday afternoon, the four leaders of the General Assembly announced their picks for the panel that will try to forge a compromise to fix the pension programs, which have saddled the state with $97 billion in debt. (Published Wednesday, Jun 19, 2013) After the House and Senate approved the procedural steps Wednesday afternoon, the four leaders of the General Assembly announced their picks for the... See More