Gov. JB Pritzker on Wednesday made a final legislative win for 2019 official, signing a bill he pushed for that will partially consolidate Illinois’ 649 downstate and suburban public safety pension systems into two statewide funds, with the promise that pooling investment resources will mean bigger returns.
Gov. JB Pritzker vowed Wednesday to address unfunded pension liabilities at all levels of government in Illinois. [Hannah Meisel/The Daily Line]