SPRINGFIELD - Statement from Illinois Senate President John Cullerton regarding Wednesday’s announcement of an agreement on Chicago municipal pension funding:

“I want to congratulate the Mayor and the unions for their collective efforts to resolve this lingering issue. By considering the needs of both the City and the workers, this agreement offers improved, long-term financial stability for both, and it once again demonstrates that the best way to solve problems is by working together.”

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