As governor, Rauner will now appoint the trustees who oversee Illinois’ pension investment decisions. Isn't that cozy?
Christie bragged about pension "reform," but outsourced the assets to his Wall St. buddies so they could siphon off large fees.
It's a highly political move, in which banks are paid off and employees are screwed.
Remember how sacred contracts were in the AIG bailout?
Taibbi says, "Pension funds are one of the last great, unguarded piles of money in this country and there are going to be all sort of operators that are trying to get their hands on that money."
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