No transparency: Illinois pension “fix” betrays larger problem in state

By John Ruberry On the day before Thanksgiving word trickled out that the bipartisan legislative committee that has been working since June on a fix for Illinois' worst-funded-in-the-nation public pension system has finally completed their work. Except only the insiders knew the details of the plan to erase the $100 billion pension deficit. The outline … Continue reading No transparency: Illinois pension “fix” betrays larger problem in state

MSM on EVANGELII GAUDIUM: (Please don’t) Read the whole thing

Last week the Pope released an Apostolic Exhortation EVANGELII GAUDIUM a detailed treatise on spreading the Gospel both within and outside the christian community as he put it I have chosen to present some guidelines which can encourage and guide the whole Church in a new phase of evangelization, one marked by enthusiasm and vitality. … Continue reading MSM on EVANGELII GAUDIUM: (Please don’t) Read the whole thing