bonds http://peoriapublicradio.org en East Peoria Council OKs refinancing $19 million in bonds http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/east-peoria-council-oks-refinancing-19-million-bonds <div>The East Peoria City Council approved refinancing $19 million in general obligation bonds used to finance the Bass Pro project. &nbsp;Peoria Public Radio's Alex Rusciano reports the goal is to get the city a lower interest rate:</div><p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 02:46:59 +0000 Alex Rusciano 21156 at http://peoriapublicradio.org East Peoria Council OKs refinancing $19 million in bonds Quinn: pension failure means more bond interest http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-pension-failure-means-more-bond-interest <p></p><div>Governor Pat Quinn says Illinois' failure to solve its pension problem means the state will have to pay $130 million more in interest on bonds it sold Wednesday. But as IPR’s Brian Mackey reports, a new study is questioning Illinois' low debt rating:</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 02:37:49 +0000 Brian Mackey 7982 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn: pension failure means more bond interest