According to the report in the Economist of the Chicago Print Edition,“Illinois has the most underfunded retirement system of any State.” The post goes on to report there is $111 billion dollars in underfunded pension liabilities, as well as the highest pension burden in state revenue. 600 more words
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The United States Congress appropriated $25 million in the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Grants for 2008 to show the effectiveness of Rapid Re-housing programs in reducing family homelessness.
The Prime Minister, has said out loud what he is thinking: can’t we just stop giving benefits to the fat, feckless poor? Is it the state’s duty to help those who have brought illness upon themselves? 932 more words