pension committee
(M. Spencer Green/AP)
October 13, 2013

Illinois Pension Panel Split On Proposed Fix

The Illinois Legislature's fall veto session is just a week away, but a committee tasked with the solving the state's enormous pension problem is divided. 


Erika Harold running for Congress
(Jim Meadows/WILL)
October 13, 2013

Erika Harold: Default More Critical Than Shutdown

As negotiations continue in Washington, a Republican candidate from Urbana running for Congress says raising the government's debt limit to prevent a default is more critical than ending the partial government shutdown.


(Sean Powers/WILL)
October 11, 2013

Cross: Income Tax Extension Not Needed

Amid billions of dollars in unpaid bills and a massive pension crisis, a Republican candidate for Illinois treasurer says the state can get out of its budget hole without another income tax hike.


October 11, 2013

Illinois Medicaid Expansion May Leave Out Mental-Health Teams

An Illinois Medicaid expansion enabled by the nation’s health-care overhaul might not cover some mental health services designed to keep people from landing in psychiatric hospitals, nursing homes and jails, Illinois Public Radio's WBEZ has learned.


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