Illinois Department of Insurance
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Springfield, IL - 62767
Illinois Department of Insurance News
In one year, Illinois' pensions added more debt than 25 U.S. states' entire budgets.
Strange things happen in cartoons – things that could never happen in real life, things that are physically impossible – but cartoon lovers know that and delight in the alternate “reality.” The absurd goings-on are an essential part of animated humor.
With much of the state's financial crisis being blamed on under-funded public pensions, wouldn't it be great if ordinary taxpayers could see exactly what condition the funds they support are in?