conference committee http://peoriapublicradio.org en IL special pension committee meeting Friday http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/il-special-pension-committee-meeting-friday <p></p><p>Illinois lawmakers on a special pension committee are scheduled to meet again Friday in Chicago. Members of the group say they're making progress toward a compromise, but as IPR’s Brian Mackey reports, some of their colleagues think they've found a way to reach a solution even faster:</p><p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 21:59:22 +0000 Brian Mackey 9084 at http://peoriapublicradio.org IL special pension committee meeting Friday Special session on pension reform begins today http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/special-session-pension-reform-begins-today <div>Members of Illinois' General Assembly return to the capitol Wednesday for a special session on pensions where they're expected to pass off the problem to a yet another legislative committee. IPR'S Amanda Vinicky reports.</div><div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">What to do about Illinois' $100 billion pension debt has confounded legislators for years.</span></p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:16:38 +0000 Denise Molina & Amanda Vinicky 7585 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Special session on pension reform begins today