WVIK Public Radio: AARP Hosts Illinois Issues Forum in Moline

AARP Illinois hosted a forum in Moline Thursday night to learn how the state's financial crisis has affected Quad Cities residents. It was the latest in a series of Illinois Issues Forums co-sponsored with NPR Illinois.

AARP says the state has billions of dollars in unpaid bills and pays hundreds of millions of dollars in interest on those bills. The fiscal health of schools across the state was a central topic of the forum.  Click here to read more