Illinois' pension problems run deep, and they also amount to a huge chunk of money. What we've been doing hasn't worked, so where do we go now?

A great source of news and information about all things Illinois is Illinois Policy (IllinoisPolicy.org), and we spend some time each month with Illinois Policy's Director of Budget and Tax Research, Adam Schuster.

Here's our discussion on pensions in Illinois, and what other states have been doing that has proven effective: