Civic Committee calls state’s pension problems ‘unfixable’
BY DAVID MCKINNEY Springfield Bureau Chief November 14, 2012 2:04PM
Updated: November 14, 2012 2:54PM
Illinois’ $83 billion unfunded pension burden is so crushing, it has reached a point now where the problem can’t be fully repaired by state lawmakers and Gov. Pat Quinn, a leading business group wrote Wednesday in an open letter to its members.