State News
7:18 am
Thu September 26, 2013

How the state's special pension committee is faring

It's approaching four months since the Illinois General Assembly adjourned its spring session.  Lawmakers have missed two paychecks since the governor decided to punish them for not passing a pension overhaul. And a special committee has been negotiating over how to solve the pension problem for more than 12 weeks. Illinois Public Radio's Amanda Vinicky checks in with members of that committee for a progress report.