Reports

We Need School Funding Reform in Illinois

Release: August 13, 2007

An overview of why school funding reform is needed in Illinois.

Summary: Report on the Financial Condition of the Illinois Public Employee Retirement Systems

Release: August 7, 2007

A two-page summary of the  Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability's 2007 report on the Illinois' state pension systems.

Analysis of the Governor's Vetoes & What They Mean for Programs Across Illinois (FY2008)

Release: August 1, 2007

Under the Illinois Constitution, the Governor has the veto authority to reduce a portion of or completely eliminate an appropriation made to fund a particular program or service. Through this authority, Governor Blagojevich reduced the FY2008 budget by $470 million. The Report provides an analysis of those budget reductions, and the Fact Sheets provide detailed information on the vetoes. 

Statewide Roster of Legislation, 2007

Release: August 1, 2007

A comprehensive list of 2007 legislative bills from both sides of the Illinois General Assembly, organized by subject area.

The Source of Illinois' Unfunded Pension Liability

Release: July 24, 2007

A Fact Sheet on the source of Illinois' unfunded pension liabilities.

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