The law will shift future state employees and public school teachers to 401(k)-style plans.
‘Wouldn’t it be nice to see Lois Lerner’s pension information?’
Politics is taking priority over fiscal responsibility.
‘Until we deal with the expenditure side of the issue, the additional funding will be a patch’
More than double what it was 5 years ago
While other government retirees made more than $300,000
Ventura County’s pension costs soared from $45 million in 2004 to $162 million in 2013.
‘We can’t tax our way out of this problem’
New Jersey governor talks with The Daily Caller about the ‘Unaffordable System’
‘I don’t know anybody that would think it’s fair to be paid to work and to be retired from the same job’
10 things the Democrats should offer the GOP
Former autoworker: ‘This is not management versus union. It’s right versus wrong’
Sixteen mentions in 2008; final 2012 platform drops Democrats’ promises to protect workers pensions
‘If a company goes bankrupt, then workers need to be our top priority’
‘We have people making decisions that may be unduly influenced by huge sums of money’
Problems are far greater than government officials would like you to believe
David Thomas began collecting a pension for his legislative service without leaving office
1991 law has left retired labor officials in a position to receive a large windfall from Chicago’s ailing pension funds
All too often, the federal government steps in to protect businesses from the consequences of their mistakes.
Private-sector workers should be the ones on strike. We’re the ones who have to support the government workers’ bloated salaries and pensions.