Niles-Morton Grove Patch | 50 Retired School Superintendents with the Fattest Pensions in Illinois

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Niles-Morton Grove Patch | 50 Retired School Superintendents with the Fattest Pensions in Illinois

by admin on July 17, 2014 with 0 comment

TUA’s annual study of the top Illinois pensioners was featured in this article from the Niles-Morton Grove Patch. School superintendents make a lot of money, and consequently make a lot with their pensions. Here are the 50 who make the most. As you’d probably expect, a good chunk of individuals receiving the fattest Illinois pensions …

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ABC 7 Chicago | Temporary tax increase not so temporary?

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ABC 7 Chicago | Temporary tax increase not so temporary?

by admin on May 28, 2014 with 1 comment

TUA President Jim Tobin was featured in a story from ABC 7 Chicago about Illinois’ “temporary” tax increase. To see the video, click on the image below, or go to the ABC 7 website here. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WLS) — Illinois lawmakers will apparently balance next year’s budget without the state’s temporary income tax increase. The …

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HOI 19 News | Taxpayer group criticizes Illinois pension reform

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HOI 19 News | Taxpayer group criticizes Illinois pension reform

by admin on April 22, 2014 with 0 comment

TUA’s pension project on Illinois is featured in this news story from HOI 19 News. PEORIA,IL–The head of one taxpayers group says Illinois residents won’t see any lasting impact from the state’s pension reform. “Taxpayers United of America” President Jim Tobin says despite the so called pension reforms passed last year Illinois government pension liabilities …

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WIFR TV | Survey Shows Local Retiree Pension Numbers

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WIFR TV | Survey Shows Local Retiree Pension Numbers

by admin on April 2, 2014 with 0 comment

TUA’s pension project on Winnebago County, Illinois, is featured in this news story from WIFR TV. Watch video of the story here. WINNEBAGO COUNTY (WIFR) — The Chicago-based Taxpayers United of America released a survey today of large pension retirees from Winnebago County governments and schools. The list is the latest in examples by the …

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