Illinois is Broke is leading on the pension reform issue. Please visit their website: www.illinoisisbroke.com.
Everyone in Illinois is talking about their commercials, click here. The knock at the door, the mother with child, and the voice that wants a check for $30,000. “I wasn’t talking to you (mother).” The voice is talking to the child.
The taxpayers and public employees in Illinois are finally waking up to the fact that Illinois leads the nation in unfunded pension liability. Estimates of this liability range from $140 billion to $215 billion.
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The Illinois Is Broke Campaign is made up of concerned organizations and citizens from across the state – including business executives, civic organizations and social service agencies, small business owners and employees, parents and students. This effort was initiated by the Civic Committee of the Commercial Club of Chicago.
We are unified by a common concern for the future of Illinois – its economy, the public services it provides, its business climate and its quality of life. The state is on the brink of insolvency – the consequences of which would impact every person in Illinois.
We have joined together to say: Enough is enough!