Illinois legislators yesterday unveiled a plan that has bipartisan support and that aims to...

|By:, SA News Editor

Illinois legislators yesterday unveiled a plan that has bipartisan support and that aims to solve the state's massive pension crisis. Illinois has an eye-watering $96B in unfunded liabilities, which is threatening the state's A2 rating and hurting its ability to finance its services. The proposals including limiting pensionable salaries and raising retirement ages, although unions have vowed to fight the measures.