Where We Stand

  • We support legislation to fully fund Illinois public employee pension systems.
  • We support constructive initiatives to address Illinois’ fiscal crisis.
  • We support legislation to revise recent pension reforms for new hires including reducing the retirement age to 62 and restoring the automatic annual increase to 3% compounded.
  • We oppose legislation that proposes to reduce or diminish benefits for system members.
  • We support legislation to ensure that all Illinois community college employees and retirees will be included in the College Insurance Program (CIP).