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Senate Beginning Debate on Pension-Slashing SB1

It has been a busy day in Springfield and the legislature is expected to work into the evening as lawmakers vote on important issues. The House of Representatives passed Senate Bill 1687, legislation that shifts pension costs onto colleges and universities. The IFT testified in opposition to this bill when it came up in committee. The bill now goes to the Senate for consideration.

The Senate is now beginning debate on Speaker Madigan's pension-slashing Senate Bill 1.
Call your State Senator now at 888-412-6570 or click here to be connected directly. Tell your Senator to vote NO on SB 1 or any pieces of it! Even if you have called before, call again.  
We’ll be providing more legislative updates here as they become available.



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