As the legislature begins the process of submitting bills, we watch and learn where the emphasis may be. it is important that we remember that the overriding issues for us is the payment for our work and that protection of the seniors in the State of Illinois. At this time most of the bills filed relate to the issues that most plague the state - pensions and taxes. The Senate has 11 bills on record that encompass it's idea of a balanced budget; however, these bills are all intertwined and without the passage of all the whole thing falls apart.
What do you think is the overall point the state leaders need to take to make the state whole again and to protect the seniors and citizens of this state?