Republican Leader Says Investigation Highlights State's Pension Problem
Illinois has agreed to disclose more about its underfunded pensions systems following a Securities and Exchanges Commission investigation.
The Illinois House continued test votes on measures to address the state's pension problem ... and after a series of failures, one finally passed. Most Republicans are still boycotting the process.
A lack of a pension overhaul in Springfield has prompted one lawmaker to propose changes to Illinois' constitution. The bill aims to strip a key provision that has been at center of negotiations.