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Shhh! Top Secret Milwaukee Multi-Million $$ Government Pensions

Shhh! Top Secret Milwaukee Multi-Million $$ Government Pensions

View release as a PDF Milwaukee—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of its study of the Milwaukee County, Milwaukee Municipal, and Milwaukee government school employees. “The State of Wisconsin refuses to...

Chicago Now | Kelly responds to Illinois Policy Institute's John Tillman on school choice

Chicago Now | Kelly responds to Illinois Policy Institute's John Tillman on school choice

Jim Tobin, President of Taxpayers United for America, was mentioned in the following article by William Kelly at Chicago Now. Chicago, Illinois, June 24, 2013 – I read with some interest “The Fight for...

Cook County Property Taxes Increase to Pay Government Pension Millionaires

Cook County Property Taxes Increase to Pay Government Pension Millionaires

View as a PDF Chicago—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of its study of the Cook County Pension Fund (CCPF) top government pensions. “There are 276 Crook County pensioners getting over...

Palatine Patch | Study: Former Palatine Employees Among Top Illinois Pensioners

Palatine Patch | Study: Former Palatine Employees Among Top Illinois Pensioners

Findings from TUA’s Illinois pension project are featured in this story from the Palatine Patch. Two former District 15 employees and one former District 211 employee made the Taxpayers United of America list of...

Northwest Herald | Schaumburg: Here's why pensions need fixing

Northwest Herald | Schaumburg: Here's why pensions need fixing

Findings from TUA’s Illinois pension project are featured in this story from the Northwest Herald. The public pension news this week didn’t originate out of Springfield, where lawmakers wasted another week without passing real...