Illinois pension woes require leadership, mayor: Joe Cahill

September 22, 2021 06:01 AM
58 minutes ago

Leaders do more than articulate problems in refreshingly candid terms. They support the necessary solutions, no matter how politically perilous they may be.

John R. Boehm

Lori Lightfoot

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has a refreshingly realistic take on the public employee pension crisis, and an unsparing assessment of political leaders who avoid confronting it. Too bad she’s not equally clear-eyed and courageous about what it will take to defuse the fiscal threat she describes so accurately.

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via Crain’s Chicago Business

September 22, 2021 at 07:01AM

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