Government Employee Pensions/Pay

Trickle-down credit downgrades hit IL Universities.

By Bill Zettler

Moody’s has downgraded the credit ratings of 9 IL universities. Friday’s downgrades affect the University of Illinois, Eastern Illinois University, Governors State University, Illinois State University, Northeastern Illinois University, Southern Illinois University and Western Illinois University….

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Businesses Should Fear States’ Pension Debts

Businesses Should Fear States’ Pension Debts

By John Biver

From the NCPA: In late June the ratings agency Moody’s issued a report recalculating states’ pension debts using more conservative metrics than the states themselves apply, says Steven Malanga, an editor for Real Clear…

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Bill Zettler on Fox News Twice RE: pensions

By Bill Zettler

Family Taxpayers Foundation Director of Research Bill Zettler was interviewed on Fox news Wednesday June 19th about pensions by investigative reporter Dane Placko and later on appeared during the Fox Good Day Chicago  newscast….

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