Report: IL Unpaid Bill Backlog Projected to Reach $22 Billion

 

A mixed report on the backlog of Illinois' unpaid bills is released. Carol Marin breaks down the billions with the study's author, Civic Federation President Laurence Msall, on Chicago Tonight at 7:00 pm. The analysis shows that the state is on track to accumulate nearly $22 billion in unpaid bills by FY2018 unless action is taken to curb rising pension costs. View the full Budget Roadmap in the PDF below.