Illinois pension systems http://peoriapublicradio.org en Citigroup to pay settlement to Illinois state pension system http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/citigroup-pay-settlement-illinois-state-pension-system <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Illinois is getting 84-million dollars from Citigroup.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s part of a 7-billion-dollar settlement the bank made with the federal government over its role in the 2008 financial crisis.</span></p><div> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:51:31 +0000 Claudia Morell 26441 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Citigroup to pay settlement to Illinois state pension system House votes down another measure dealing with firearms http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/house-votes-down-another-measure-dealing-firearms <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Illinois House Thursday rejected yet another piece of legislation dealing with firearms.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This one would have forced the state's pension systems to get rid of investments in companies that make guns or ammunition. Representative Chad Hays, Republican from Danville, wondered where the hunt to stop investing in troubling products would end.</span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 12:16:47 +0000 Denise Molina 4240 at http://peoriapublicradio.org