Governor Bruce Rauner is proposing shifting the cost of teacher pensions from the State to local school districts and one local school leader says the issue has already been solved.
The Superintendent of Lincoln High School, Bob Bagby, says the pension shift issue has been solved but it is still many years away.
Bagby points out the new funding formula allows districts to fund their own pensions through general state aid. He says he has the solution...
Bagby feels school boards are conservative and responsible with money because it is a community's money and taxpayers money.