The Belly of the Beast: Springfield and the Pension Crisis

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The Belly of the Beast: Springfield and the Pension CrisisIllinois, Latest, News Releases, Pension Reform

by admin on June 23, 2015 with 0 comment

View as PDF Springfield—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of its updated study of the top pensioners of Sangamon County government, Sangamon County government schools, Lincoln Land Community College, University of Illinois at Springfield, and Springfield municipal government. Also updated were the state pensions for retired judges (JRS), legislators (GARS), and state employees …

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McHenry County: More Than 1,000 Government Pension Millionaires

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McHenry County: More Than 1,000 Government Pension MillionairesIllinois, Latest, Pension Reform, Taxpayer Alert

by admin on May 19, 2015 with 0 comment

View as PDF CHICAGO—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of their updated study of the top pensioners of McHenry County, McHenry County government schools, McHenry County College, and McHenry and Crystal Lake municipalities. “Well over 1,000 of the McHenry area government pensioners receive multi-million dollar lifetime pension payouts,” stated Jim Tobin, TUA …

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Illinois General Assembly Working to Steal the Rest of Your Money

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Illinois General Assembly Working to Steal the Rest of Your MoneyIllinois, Latest, Pension Reform, Taxpayer Alert

by admin on May 11, 2015 with 1 comment

View as PDF Chicago – Taxpayers United of America (TUA) urges Illinois General Assembly to defeat HB 3695, which calls for a new property tax earmarked for funding the Chicago government pensions. Summary of HB 3695 – Amends the School Code. Provides that a separate tax shall be levied by the Chicago Board of Education for …

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QC | Former Moline superintendent tops Q-C pension list

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QC | Former Moline superintendent tops Q-C pension listIllinois, Illinois Press, Latest, Pension Reform, Press

by admin on May 7, 2015 with 0 comment

Taxpayers United of America’s operations director, Jared Labell, was quoted by QC Online in an article about Taxpayers United of America’s recent pension release for both Rock Island County and Moline. A look at the pension list Top Rock Island County pensions by city, county and school district. Does not include, among others, state employees such …

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Quad-City Times | AFSCME, taxpayer group disagree on Illinois pensions

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Quad-City Times | AFSCME, taxpayer group disagree on Illinois pensionsIllinois, Illinois Press, Latest, Pension Reform, Press

by admin on May 7, 2015 with 1 comment

Taxpayers United of America’s operations director, Jared Labell, was quoted by Quad-City Times in an article about Taxpayers United of America’s recent pension release for both Rock Island County and Moline. Visit website to see pension information According to Jared Labell, of the Taxpayers United of America organization, the group’s website lists individual pensions of Rock …

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