Aug. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Illinois Budget Director Jerry Stermer talks about the state's unfunded pension liability.
Illinois has set aside only 45 percent of what it needs to meet public-worker pension obligations, the worst of any U.S. state. Standard & Poor’s may cut its bond rating if lawmakers don’t come up with a fix today. Stermer talks with Mark Crumpton on Bloomberg Television's "Bottom Line." (Source: Bloomberg)
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43:35 - Andrew Bovarnick, global head of UNDP’s Green Commodity Facility, discusses the UN's palm oil initiative in Asia. He speaks with Bloomberg's Rishaad Salamat on "Trending Business." (Source: Bloomberg)
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