Not everyone buying Pritzker’s balanced-budget claim

Jim Dey  |  June 10, 2021

By Jim Dey, includes “… ‘While Governor Pritzker is publicly claiming that the budget is balanced and fully funds the pensions, he cannot make this claim in the state’s bond offerings,’ said Sheila Weinberg, chief executive officer of the financial watchdog group Truth in Accounting. ‘The SEC considers such statements fraud and charged Illinois with securities fraud in 2013 for misleading investors,’ she said.”

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