We Are One Illinois http://weareoneillinois.org We Are One Illinois Mon, 21 Jun 2010 18:44:37 +0000 AMPS en hourly 1 Polls are open til 7 pm. When you vote, Vote... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/265803397221990400 Tue, 06 Nov 2012 07:10:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/265803397221990400 http://t.co/JCslH2ll Pls RT]]> The Southern Illinoisan says Vote No on the pension amendment... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/265183451731337216 Sun, 04 Nov 2012 14:07:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/265183451731337216 http://t.co/3r5cUCYb #twill]]> Yesterday @CitizenActionIL said #VoteNo on the pension amendment. Today @pjstar... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/263445681153392641 Tue, 30 Oct 2012 20:01:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/263445681153392641 CitizenActionIL said #VoteNo on the pension amendment. Today @pjstar did the same. Spread the word! http://t.co/3r5cUCYb]]> Spread the word if you're voting NO on the IL... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/261793934081130497 Fri, 26 Oct 2012 06:38:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/261793934081130497 #pension amendment, please RT! http://t.co/JCslH2ll #twill #VoteNo]]> #VoteNo Illinois! http://t.co/R9UUKFEd @ieanea @IAFFNewsDesk @iftaft @seiuhcilin @chicagoaflcio @afscme31 @CTULocal1... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/261647538942246913 Thu, 25 Oct 2012 20:56:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/261647538942246913 #VoteNo Illinois! http://t.co/R9UUKFEd @ieanea @IAFFNewsDesk @iftaft @seiuhcilin @chicagoaflcio @afscme31 @CTULocal1 @FOP7Chicago Pls RT!]]> Vote NO on the IL #pension amendment, say NO to... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/261643134721740800 Thu, 25 Oct 2012 20:39:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/261643134721740800 #pension amendment, say NO to the politicians. http://t.co/R9UUKFEd Please RT! #twill #VoteNo]]> Vote NO on the pension amendment to the Constitution! http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/vote-no-on-the-pension-amendment-to-the-constitution Wed, 24 Oct 2012 17:22:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/vote-no-on-the-pension-amendment-to-the-constitution Rally at Capitol, call 888-412-6570 to protect pensions http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/rally-at-capitol-call-888-412-6570-to-protect-pensions Fri, 17 Aug 2012 07:54:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/rally-at-capitol-call-888-412-6570-to-protect-pensions Pension-cutting bill could resurface Aug. 17 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/pension-cutting-bill-could-resurface-aug-17 Thu, 26 Jul 2012 14:06:03 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/pension-cutting-bill-could-resurface-aug-17 Statement of union coalition on public employee pensions http://t.co/1TvxvgeH #twill... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/208398553289199616 Thu, 31 May 2012 22:24:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/208398553289199616 http://t.co/1TvxvgeH #twill #savepensions]]> We Are One Illinois repeats call for fair solution on pension funding http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/we-are-one-illinois-repeats-call-for-fair-solution-on-pension-funding Thu, 31 May 2012 22:22:53 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/we-are-one-illinois-repeats-call-for-fair-solution-on-pension-funding Pension-slashing bills loom. Calls needed now! http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/pension-slashing-bill-looms-calls-needed-now Thu, 31 May 2012 11:00:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/pension-slashing-bill-looms-calls-needed-now Pension-cutting SB 1673 in cmte now. Coalition leaders testifying against.... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/207474325463371776 Tue, 29 May 2012 09:11:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/207474325463371776 #twill]]> It's a holiday but we can't take the day off... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/207158407210340353 Mon, 28 May 2012 12:16:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/207158407210340353 http://t.co/2VLc47V5]]> Union coalition launches campaign for "fair solution" on pensions http://t.co/h7dNV1pl... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/202483933512867841 Tue, 15 May 2012 14:41:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/202483933512867841 http://t.co/h7dNV1pl #twill]]> Union coalition launches campaign for fair solution on pensions http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/union-coalition-launches-campaign-for-fair-solution-on-pensions Tue, 15 May 2012 14:07:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/union-coalition-launches-campaign-for-fair-solution-on-pensions Web video from anti-Scott Walker rally in Spfld http://t.co/HKS9x7Qg 4,000... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/194925501847060480 Tue, 24 Apr 2012 18:07:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/194925501847060480 http://t.co/HKS9x7Qg 4,000 workers said attacks on rights, pensions won't fly in IL. #twill]]> Pension discussion featuring our union coalition on @WTTW last night... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/194915687884529664 Tue, 24 Apr 2012 17:28:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/194915687884529664 WTTW last night http://t.co/aQCxg0q0 #twill]]> Statement of We Are One Illinois union coalition on pensions... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/193434563391926272 Fri, 20 Apr 2012 15:22:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/193434563391926272 http://t.co/YreXiTpG #twill]]> We Are One Illinois statement on Quinn news conference http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/we-are-one-illinois-statement-on-quinn-pension-proposal Fri, 20 Apr 2012 13:48:14 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/we-are-one-illinois-statement-on-quinn-pension-proposal IL rejects Scott Walker and his radical attacks on the... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/192397862095695872 Tue, 17 Apr 2012 18:43:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/192397862095695872 http://t.co/AwtoWhud #twill #wiunion #recallwalker]]> What would Abe Lincoln say about Scott Walker? http://t.co/2a3aUXgw #twill... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/192296253030281218 Tue, 17 Apr 2012 11:59:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/192296253030281218 http://t.co/2a3aUXgw #twill #wiunion #recallwalker]]> In Springfield, more than 3,000 workers stand against Scott Walker's... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/192295196518658048 Tue, 17 Apr 2012 11:55:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/192295196518658048 In Springfield, more than 3,000 workers stand against Scott Walker's attacks on the middle class. #twill #wiunion http://t.co/Ypqb5lmk

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Everything you need to know about our "Unwelcome Walker" rally... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/191603040170676226 Sun, 15 Apr 2012 14:04:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/191603040170676226 http://t.co/T9c1HfV6 #recallwalker #twill #wiunion]]> "Un-Welcome Walker" to Springfield, Tuesday, April 17 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/un-welcome-walker-to-springfield-tuesday-april-17 Sun, 15 Apr 2012 13:36:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/un-welcome-walker-to-springfield-tuesday-april-17 "We don't want Scott Walker's extreme agenda and his failed... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/191527655902941185 Sun, 15 Apr 2012 09:05:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/191527655902941185 http://t.co/QARbgdxs #wiunion #recallwalker #twill]]> We Are One Illinois statement on the governor's pension working... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/191361118004973571 Sat, 14 Apr 2012 22:03:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/191361118004973571 http://t.co/hh0LPaEd]]> We Are One Illinois statement on Governor's pension working group http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/we-are-one-illinois-statement-on-governors-pension-working-group Sat, 14 Apr 2012 21:46:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/we-are-one-illinois-statement-on-governors-pension-working-group Tell the Chamber: Scott Walker isn't welcome in Illinois http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/tell-the-chamber-scott-walker-isnt-welcome-in-illinois Mon, 02 Apr 2012 20:03:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/tell-the-chamber-scott-walker-isnt-welcome-in-illinois Chicago Tribune story on the real pension problem: "Chronic underfunding...by st... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Fri, 16 Dec 2011 11:12:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281

How Illinois became the worst in the nation for pension debt
articles.chicagotribune.com
[T]the driving force behind the crisis — chronic underfunding of the system — continues. The funding plan passed in 1994 was supposed to force the state to stick to a payment schedule that would bring the pension system up to a 90 percent funding level by 2045. That hasn't happened for a variety of...]]>
House adjourned without acting on #SB512. Special session on Nov.... http://twitter.com/WeAreOneIL/statuses/134707011857293312 Thu, 10 Nov 2011 13:00:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://convention.afscme.org/feed/134707011857293312 #SB512. Special session on Nov. 29 scheduled. Stay tuned for more updates.]]> The House adjourned this afternoon without taking action on SB512. They schedule... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Thu, 10 Nov 2011 12:59:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 www.WeAreOneIllinois.org) for updates as we get them.


Don't let politicians cut public employees' benefits
www.weareoneillinois.org
After a lifetime of service, public employees shouldn’t lose their pensions]]>
SB512 could be called on the House floor at any point today! We'll keep you upda... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Wed, 09 Nov 2011 10:55:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281
Keep the calls to your legislators going! 888-412-6570

IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are using a land-line and get an "invalid number" message, try again from a cell phone. It's possible your phone blocks calls to 800 numbers.]]>
House Personnel and Pension Committee voted 5-4 to pass SB512. We'll keep you up... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Tue, 08 Nov 2011 18:22:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281
Call your legislators and tell them this reckless bill is NOT the answer. Vote NO on SB512. 888-412-6570]]>
House Pension Committee hearing scheduled for NOW! Keep the calls to legislators... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Tue, 08 Nov 2011 14:53:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281
Important note: If you're calling from a land-line, and get an "invalid number" message, just try again from a cell phone. It should go right through!]]>
Make the call now, 888-412-6570. Below is a discussion from the "Chicago Tonight... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Tue, 08 Nov 2011 11:28:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281

Public Employee Pensions
chicagotonight.wttw.com
Pension reform has been one of the most contentious issues of the legislative session. Carol Marin and her panel take a closer look.]]>
House Personnel and Pensions Cmte scheduled to hear SB512 TODAY at 2:30pm. Stay... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Tue, 08 Nov 2011 10:19:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281
Call your legislators NOW! 888-412-6570]]>
The final 3 days of the veto session start today. Pension-slashing legislation c... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Tue, 08 Nov 2011 09:28:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281
Call your legislators NOW and tell them to oppose any cuts to public employee pensions. Your calls are critical in the fight to protect retirement security! 888-412-6570]]>
Check out this article in the State Journal-Register: SB 512 could cost the stat... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Mon, 07 Nov 2011 09:24:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281
With the Veto Session starting tomorrow, make sure to take a moment to call your legislator now and tell them to OPPOSE this reckless legislation. 888-412-6570


TRS report raises questions about timing of pension vote
www.sj-r.com]]>
The New York Times wrote about the pension assault today, writing that "Union me... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Sun, 06 Nov 2011 13:44:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Breaking news: The presidents of all Illinois public universities oppose the pen... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Fri, 04 Nov 2011 16:16:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281

State university presidents raise red flags over proposed pension overhaul
www.pantagraph.com
Public university presidents are urging Gov. Pat Quinn and state lawmakers to put the brakes on a push to overhaul state employee pensions. In a joint letter to sent to Quinn this week, the higher education administrators said they have "grave concerns" over a legislative package backed by House Mi...]]>
Call your legislator TODAY at 888-412-6570 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/call-your-legislator-today-at-888-412-6570 Wed, 02 Nov 2011 15:17:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/call-your-legislator-today-at-888-412-6570 Help us double the number of calls we made to legislators last week! Take a mome... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Wed, 02 Nov 2011 14:42:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281
Already called? Call again! And help spread the word to friends and family members to get involved in support of public employees.]]>
Help us spread the message to protect public employee pensions! Change your Face... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Tue, 01 Nov 2011 16:16:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281
Illinois politicians are putting public employee pensions at risk! Please call your local lawmakers and tell them to oppose any cuts to public employee pensions this Veto Session. Get connected at 888-412-6570.]]>
Video: Thousands Attend We Are One IL Rally to “Defend the Middle Class” http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/video-thousands-attend-we-are-one-il-rally-to-defend-the-middle-class Tue, 01 Nov 2011 15:39:26 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/video-thousands-attend-we-are-one-il-rally-to-defend-the-middle-class Our rally last week was a huge success thanks to you! Whether you made it or not... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Mon, 31 Oct 2011 11:11:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281

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Let them hear you, now and through the weekend: The pension protection hotline,... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Fri, 28 Oct 2011 15:19:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Thank you to all the hard-working men and women who came to rally for retirement... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Thu, 27 Oct 2011 11:10:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281
Let's keep the momentum going: Call your legislators TODAY and make sure they hear you loud and clear. 888-412-6570]]>
Teachers, Laborers, AFSCME, Service Employees, Teamsters and more in the people'... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Wed, 26 Oct 2011 12:37:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Chicago Police and families at the capitol say protect retirement security and d... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Wed, 26 Oct 2011 11:53:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281

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Firefighters at the Capitol to protect pensions! http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Wed, 26 Oct 2011 11:36:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281

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We rally for retirement security at the Capitol at noon. On your way? Travel saf... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Wed, 26 Oct 2011 08:49:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 We're back up on TV and radio in Springfield! Check out our TV ad here: http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Tue, 25 Oct 2011 12:49:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281

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Veto session starts today. Stay tuned for important updates on public employee p... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Tue, 25 Oct 2011 09:22:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Veto session starts tomorrow. There’s still time to contact your lawmakers in Sp... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Mon, 24 Oct 2011 09:45:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281

Don't let politicians cut public employees' benefits
www.weareoneillinois.org
After a lifetime of service, public employees shouldn’t lose their pensions]]>
Check out this great letter to the editor from IEA President Cinda Klickna in su... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Sun, 23 Oct 2011 09:30:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281

Letter: Teachers not the enemy
www.rrstar.com]]>
Tell your legislators to OPPOSE any bills that would cut public employees’ pensi... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Fri, 21 Oct 2011 14:10:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281
http://bit.ly/r1jmTb



Don't let politicians cut public employees' benefits
www.weareoneillinois.org
After a lifetime of service, public employees shouldn’t lose their pensions]]>
Have you made plans to attend the Wed. 10/26 rally at the capitol to protect pen... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Fri, 21 Oct 2011 14:05:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Another letter worth reading, this one to the Tribune from the head of the Teach... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Thu, 20 Oct 2011 21:36:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281

Public pensions
www.chicagotribune.com
It's wrong to suggest that pension financial problems are the result of "plush pensions" for public employees. [S]tate government statistics indicate that 43 percent of the increase is the result of state government funding deferrals and that 21 percent is the result of unrealized investment profits...]]>
Join us as we stand united to protect public employee pensions! Looking forward... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Thu, 20 Oct 2011 14:59:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281

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Rally in the rotunda with We Are One IL on Wednesday, October 26 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/rally-in-the-rotunda Thu, 20 Oct 2011 13:51:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/rally-in-the-rotunda Great letter to the editor in the Chicago Tribune. http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Wed, 19 Oct 2011 22:18:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281

How to treat retirees
www.chicagotribune.com
Firefighters, police officers, teachers, public works employees: we're talking about hardworking, ordinary citizens. What have they done to deserve the "let's make them suffer" treatment? They have bought homes, raised families, supported local businesses, and served public needs. Why are you so dis...]]>
With legislators headed back to Springfield next week, your help is critical to... http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Wed, 19 Oct 2011 17:26:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-Are-One-Illinois/220676357958281 Statement by We Are One Illinois on SB 512 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/press-release-state-by-we-are-one-illinois-on-sb-512 Mon, 30 May 2011 16:37:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/press-release-state-by-we-are-one-illinois-on-sb-512 Unions Win as Illinois Lawmakers Put Off Pension Reform until Fall http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/unions-win-as-illinois-lawmakers-put-off-pension-reform-until-fall Mon, 30 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 Dave McKinney http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/unions-win-as-illinois-lawmakers-put-off-pension-reform-until-fall Press Release: Pension-Cutting Bill Heads to House Floor, We Are One Illinois Urges Lawmakers to Defeat It http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/pension-cutting-bill-heads-to-house-floor-we-are-one-illinois-urges-lawmakers-to-defeat-it Thu, 26 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/pension-cutting-bill-heads-to-house-floor-we-are-one-illinois-urges-lawmakers-to-defeat-it Press Release: We Are One Illinois Urges Legislators to Oppose Pension-Cutting Bill http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/press-release-we-are-one-illinois-urges-legislators-to-oppose-pension-cutting-bill Wed, 25 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/press-release-we-are-one-illinois-urges-legislators-to-oppose-pension-cutting-bill Pension Reform Plan Still Behind Closed Doors for Now http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/pension-reform-plan-still-behind-closed-doors-for-now-read-more-httpdailyherald-comarticle20110524news705249932ixzz1nixj0hvc Tue, 24 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 Mike Riopell http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/pension-reform-plan-still-behind-closed-doors-for-now-read-more-httpdailyherald-comarticle20110524news705249932ixzz1nixj0hvc Press Release: Group Representing More Than 1 Million Members Gears Up for Final Days to Defend Against Legislative Attacks on Public Employee Pensions http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/press-release-group-representing-more-than-1-million-members-gears-up-for-final-days-to-defend-against-legislative-attacks-on-public-employee-pensions Mon, 23 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 We are One Illinois http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/press-release-group-representing-more-than-1-million-members-gears-up-for-final-days-to-defend-against-legislative-attacks-on-public-employee-pensions Don't Punish Teachers, Reward Them for The Valuable Work That They Perform http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/op-ed-dont-punish-teachers-reward-them-for-the-valuable-work-that-they-perform Sat, 21 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 Rick Becker http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/op-ed-dont-punish-teachers-reward-them-for-the-valuable-work-that-they-perform Pension Bill Awaiting Republican Suggestions in Illinois House http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/pension-bill-awaiting-republican-suggestions-in-illinois-house Fri, 20 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 Chris Wetterich http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/pension-bill-awaiting-republican-suggestions-in-illinois-house Press Release: We are One Illinois Launches Statewide Radio Ad http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/press-release Tue, 17 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/press-release AFFI President Pat Devaney On Springfield's AM 1450 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/affi-president-pat-devaney-on-springfields-am-1450 Tue, 17 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/affi-president-pat-devaney-on-springfields-am-1450 FOX Chicago Sunday: Illinois Federation of Teachers President Dan Montgomery http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/fox-chicago-sunday-illinois-federation-of-teachers-president-dan-montgomery Mon, 16 May 2011 10:00:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/fox-chicago-sunday-illinois-federation-of-teachers-president-dan-montgomery House Expected to Consider Pension Changes http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/house-expected-to-consider-pension-changes Sat, 14 May 2011 10:00:00 -5000 Chris Wetterich http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/house-expected-to-consider-pension-changes Public Employees Air Own Ad http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/public-employees-air-own-ad Fri, 13 May 2011 10:00:00 -5000 Edward McClelland http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/public-employees-air-own-ad Illinois Pension Debate Involves Cash, Confusion http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/illinois-pension-debate-involves-cash-confusion Thu, 12 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 Kurt Erickson http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/illinois-pension-debate-involves-cash-confusion Press Release: We Are One Illinois Coalition Warns Against Rush To Slash Pensions http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/httpwww-weareoneillinois-orgdocumentspress-release-5-11-11-pdf Wed, 11 May 2011 16:30:00 -5000 We Are One Illinois http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/httpwww-weareoneillinois-orgdocumentspress-release-5-11-11-pdf Chicago Tonight http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/chicago-tonight Wed, 11 May 2011 16:01:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/chicago-tonight Commercial Club Members get Sweet Deal Pensions http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/commercial-club-members-get Wed, 11 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 Edward McClelland http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/commercial-club-members-get A Letter to Leaders in Springfield http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/a-letter-to-leaders-in-springfield Wed, 11 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 We are One Illinois http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/a-letter-to-leaders-in-springfield Who Can Fix State’s Public Pension Crisis? Try H.G. Wells http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/who-can-fix-states-public-pension-crisis-try-h-g-wells Tue, 10 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/who-can-fix-states-public-pension-crisis-try-h-g-wells Public Workers Must not Cover for State http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/public-workers-must-not-cover-for-state Mon, 09 May 2011 10:00:00 -5000 Bob Lyons http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/public-workers-must-not-cover-for-state Statehouse Insider: Budget Work Getting Messy http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/statehouse-insider-budget-work-getting-messy Sun, 08 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 Doug Finke http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/statehouse-insider-budget-work-getting-messy Op-Ed: Illinois Should Honor Current Pensions http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/illinois-should-honor-current-pensions Fri, 06 May 2011 09:15:00 -5000 Michael T. Carrigan, President of the Illinois AFL-CIO http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/illinois-should-honor-current-pensions Op-Ed: Society’s Promise to Public Safety Workers goes Beyond Memorials http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/op-ed-societys-promise-to-public-safety-workers-goes-beyond-memorials Fri, 06 May 2011 09:01:00 -5000 Sean Smoot, Director of the Illinois Police Benevolent & Protective Association http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/op-ed-societys-promise-to-public-safety-workers-goes-beyond-memorials Illinois Democrats Enrage Public-Worker Unions With Drive to Tame Pensions http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/illinois-democrats-enrage-public-worker-unions-with-drive-to-tame-pensions Fri, 06 May 2011 08:46:00 -5000 Tim Jones http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/illinois-democrats-enrage-public-worker-unions-with-drive-to-tame-pensions Unprecedented Illinois Coalition Mobilizing Support for Public Employee Pensions http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/unprecedented-illinois-coalition-mobilizing-support-for-public-employee-pensions Wed, 04 May 2011 12:00:00 -5000 http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/unprecedented-illinois-coalition-mobilizing-support-for-public-employee-pensions Op-ed: Honor pensions or reform them? http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/honor-pensions-or-reform-them Mon, 02 May 2011 09:31:00 -5000 Pat Devaney http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/honor-pensions-or-reform-them Op-ed: In the Spotlight: Better way to fix pension mess than by cheating people out ... http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/in-the-spotlight-better-way-to-fix-pension-mess-than-by-cheating-people-out Mon, 02 May 2011 09:30:00 -5000 Dan Montgomery http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/in-the-spotlight-better-way-to-fix-pension-mess-than-by-cheating-people-out Op-ed: Don’t break pension promises http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/dont-break-pension-promises Mon, 02 May 2011 00:06:00 -5000 Ken Swanson and Henry Bayer http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/dont-break-pension-promises TRS report: Newer teachers will fund their own pensions http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/trs-report-newer-teachers-will-fund-their-own-pensions Fri, 22 Apr 2011 22:30:00 -5000 Chris Wetterich http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/trs-report-newer-teachers-will-fund-their-own-pensions Is Welching on Public Pension Promises an Option for Illinois? An Analysis of Article XIII, Section 5 of the Illinois Constitution http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/is-welching-on-public-pension-promises-an-option-for-illinois Tue, 01 Mar 2011 14:08:00 -5000 Eric M. Madiar http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/is-welching-on-public-pension-promises-an-option-for-illinois Pension reforms likely to have unpleasant consequences http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/pension-reforms-likely-to-have-unpleasant-consequences Sat, 25 Dec 2010 23:30:00 -5000 Chris Wetterich http://www.weareoneillinois.org/news/pension-reforms-likely-to-have-unpleasant-consequences