CHAMPAIGN COUNTY - Lawmakers are not the only ones feeling the stress.
Retired teachers say they feel cheated and betrayed since they might not get the pension money and benefits they've been promised by the state.
Champaign County Retired Teachers Association met today to comfort each other as they wait to see the fate of their pensions.
CCRTA Co-President says they've several letters to lawmakers expressing their concerns.
And they hope their requests can make a difference in lawmakers' decision Thursday night.