Tag Archives: Substance News

CN July 16, 2015

  George Schmidt is “mildly” optimistic about the new management team of Forrest Claypool and Frank Clark at Chicago Public School. And that’s saying something, because the Editor of¬†Substance News, consultant to the CTU and all-around 25-year public-schools gadfly doesn’t … Continue reading

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CN May 22, 2014

  Chicago’s pension systems for public-service employees are a mess. ¬†Right now, the Chicago Fire Pension fund is only 24% funded. The Police Pension Fund is at 31%. There are major funding issues with the teachers’ pension fund and the … Continue reading

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