pension plan http://peoriapublicradio.org en Proposed pension fix-up tough for teachers http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/proposed-pension-fix-tough-teachers <div>The authors of a new study say a proposal to fix Illinois' nearly 100-billion-dollar pension shortfall would undermine the retirement security of government employees and make it tougher for schools to attract qualified teachers.</div><p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 23:00:47 +0000 Brian Mackey 10435 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Proposed pension fix-up tough for teachers Bipartisan panel says Gov. Quinn's pension-pay plan is not working http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/bipartisan-panel-says-gov-quinns-pension-pay-plan-not-working <p></p><p>Though it's looking increasingly like legislators will not get their paychecks next month, members of the special committee tasked with agreeing on a new pension plan say that's NOT a factor in their deliberations. IPR’s Amanda Vinicky has more:</p><p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 23:24:10 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 9444 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Bipartisan panel says Gov. Quinn's pension-pay plan is not working