Pension Town Hall With Sen. McGuire and Jackie
BOLINGBROOK, IL – Northern Illinois
Jobs with Justice joins Jackie Traynere to host another town hall meeting to discuss revenue solutions to Illinois’ pension crisis. Senator Pat McGuire and Jennifer Tarrant will be in attendance, other representatives invited.
The event will be held at the First Class Bingo Hall (374 Commons Dr.,Bolingbrook, IL) on Feb. 25th from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. This is the third town hall meeting on pension reforms that NIJwJ has hosted or co-hosted in the past year. During the spring 2012 legislative session, NIJwJ held rallies in front of lawmakers’ offices. “This year we are trying to reach lawmakers and make sure they understand our position before they are in full-blown session and ready to cast pension-crippling votes,” said NIJwJ Co-Chair, Mary
Shesgreen. “It’s simply not fair for Springfield to continue to ignore pension payments as they have for the past
interviews with panelists prior to the event, contact John Laesch (630.878.7454).