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The Youngstown Vindicator
Remove pension shroudtransparency portal created by Treasurer Josh Mandel. The STRS and SERS join t
Remove pension shroud
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 hours ago
transparency portal created by Treasurer Josh Mandel. The STRS and SERS join the three other statewide public pension funds that are posting their checkbook- level expenditures online at OhioCheckbook.com. Ohio thus becomes the first state in... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Editorial: Police, fire pensions are ‘broke’ – fix themof course, is that if something is “broke,” it should be fixed. When looking a
Editorial: Police, fire pensions are ‘broke’ – fix them
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
of course, is that if something is “broke,” it should be fixed. When looking at the more than 600 municipal fire and police pension systems spread across Illinois, we’d have to say that “fixing” is definitely needed. Taxpayers in several... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Police, fire pensions are 'broke' – fix themof course, is that if something is “broke,” it should be fixed. When looking a
Police, fire pensions are 'broke' – fix them
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
of course, is that if something is “broke,” it should be fixed. When looking at the more than 600 municipal fire and police pension systems spread across Illinois, we’d have to say that “fixing” is definitely needed. Taxpayers in several... Read more
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heraldscotland
21,000 retired police officers to get extra pension payments after mismanagementof this ruling will now be applied to other affected individuals across Britain
21,000 retired police officers to get extra pension payments after mismanagement
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
of this ruling will now be applied to other affected individuals across Britain, which includes around 21,000 retired police officers in England and Wales. In a written ministerial statement, the Conservative minister said: "In May 2015, the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greek emergency services workers march for better pension dealATHENS: More than 2,000 police, coastguards and firefighters took to the street
Greek emergency services workers march for better pension deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
ATHENS: More than 2,000 police, coastguards and firefighters took to the streets of cash-strapped Athens on Friday (Feb 5) in protest at pension reforms as the country reeled from a paralysing general strike, according to AFP. The demonstration came... Read more
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heraldscotland
21,000 retired police to receive extra pension payments after Government mismanagementof this ruling will now be applied to other affected individuals across Britain
21,000 retired police to receive extra pension payments after Government mismanagement
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
of this ruling will now be applied to other affected individuals across Britain, which includes around 21,000 retired police officers in England and Wales. In a written ministerial statement, the Conservative minister said: "In May 2015, the... Read more
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Daily Record
Pensions blunder means 21,000 retired police officers set to receive extra moneyof this ruling will now be applied to other affected individuals across Britain
Pensions blunder means 21,000 retired police officers set to receive extra money
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
of this ruling will now be applied to other affected individuals across Britain, which includes around 21,000 retired police officers in England and Wales. In a written ministerial statement, the Conservative minister said: "In May 2015, the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Market jitters batter Pittsburgh’s pension fundMarket jitters batter Pittsburgh's pension fund | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Mark
Market jitters batter Pittsburgh’s pension fund
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Market jitters batter Pittsburgh's pension fund | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Market jitters batter Pittsburgh's pension fund The invested portion of Pittsburgh's employee pension funds lost $16 million last year — the worst market performance in five... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Modest pension reforms proposed to fix public safety retirement systempension benefits to first responders but is crimping the budgets of local and s
Modest pension reforms proposed to fix public safety retirement system
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
pension benefits to first responders but is crimping the budgets of local and state governments paying most of the tab. Police and firefighter unions, the mayors of Phoenix and Mesa, and a free-market think tank on Tuesday said they support a... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Greek police turn to teargas as tempers flare over pensionsthat will come from the reforms. Breaking away from the main march, black clad
Greek police turn to teargas as tempers flare over pensions
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
that will come from the reforms. Breaking away from the main march, black clad youths hurled stones and petrol bombs at police, who responded with rounds of teargas and stun grenades. Some of them smashed bus stops and set a car alight after the... Read more
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The Advocate
RDA approves budget to survive another year, with hopes of getting funding from a new mayorfinancially strapped organization will operate at least another year and potent
RDA approves budget to survive another year, with hopes of getting funding from a new mayor
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
financially strapped organization will operate at least another year and potentially find favor with a new mayor willing to fund the organization. The RDA Board of Commissioners easily approved the general fund budget, which calls on the... Read more
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Reuters
Greek police turn to teargas as tempers flare over pensionsATHENS Scuffles broke out and police used teargas during a mass rally in Athens
Greek police turn to teargas as tempers flare over pensions
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
ATHENS Scuffles broke out and police used teargas during a mass rally in Athens on Thursday as Greeks railed against government pension reforms needed to meet demands of international creditors. Demanding an end to austerity, about 50,000 Greeks... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Skirmishes in Athens as general strike sweeps GreeceProtesters throw petrol bombs at riot police in Athens during a nationwide stri
Skirmishes in Athens as general strike sweeps Greece
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Protesters throw petrol bombs at riot police in Athens during a nationwide strike. (Kostas Tsironis, AP) Athens - Thousands marched as a crippling general strike against pension reforms swept Greece on Thursday, with hooded youths lobbing firebombs... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Proposed Lenox budget would hike taxes nearly 2.5 percenton the district's operating and capital budgets, "a rare thing, indeed," Ketche
Proposed Lenox budget would hike taxes nearly 2.5 percent
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
on the district's operating and capital budgets, "a rare thing, indeed," Ketchen said. The town manager's budget fully funds Lee's recommended operating and capital budgets, Ketchen told the Selectboard members. The operating budget for the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Large protest against Greek pension reform ends in violenceAthens in flames: Protesters hurl Molotov cocktails at police as tens of thousa
Large protest against Greek pension reform ends in violence
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Athens in flames: Protesters hurl Molotov cocktails at police as tens of thousands take to the streets during general strike over Greek pension reforms Protesters clashed with riot police in Athens during general strike Initially peaceful protest... Read more
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express
Angry Greeks protest as impoverished workers warn they 'cannot live' with EU cutswas plunged into chaos once more today as thousands of workers went on strike i
Angry Greeks protest as impoverished workers warn they 'cannot live' with EU cuts
express / Posted 2 days ago
was plunged into chaos once more today as thousands of workers went on strike in protest at "unsurvivable" cuts to pensions enforced on the country by its EU paymasters. There have been angry clashes in Greece over pension reforms Flights... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Greeks strike against pension reformsAlexis Tsipras. Greek workers are staging their third general strike in as man
Greeks strike against pension reforms
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Alexis Tsipras. Greek workers are staging their third general strike in as many months in protest at pension reform Police said around 40,000 people joined protests in Athens and another 14,000 in Thessaloniki for the 24-hour industrial... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Fox Lake police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's pension could still go to widow, expert saysMelodie Gliniewicz, 51, has yet to submit an application for the pension to the
Fox Lake police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's pension could still go to widow, expert says
Lake County Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Melodie Gliniewicz, 51, has yet to submit an application for the pension to the Fox Lake Police Pension Board, but Illinois Public Pension Fund Association President James McNamee said it's unclear what effect a Lake County grand jury's decision to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Thursday's Letters: Curry's inaction on HRO a disappointmentthe $230,000 special pension for John Keane, the city of Jacksonville should ta
Thursday's Letters: Curry's inaction on HRO a disappointment
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
the $230,000 special pension for John Keane, the city of Jacksonville should take Keane and the five-member board of the Police and Fire Pension Fund to court. No mention has been made about going after the firms Keane dealt with in New York or... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Curry's ianction on HRO a disappointmentthe $230,000 special pension for John Keane, the city of Jacksonville should ta
Curry's ianction on HRO a disappointment
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
the $230,000 special pension for John Keane, the city of Jacksonville should take Keane and the five-member board of the Police and Fire Pension Fund to court. No mention has been made about going after the firms Keane dealt with in New York or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Rule of Law Is the Fulcrum of Civilisationin the pie during the PDP days, I say all those who have even circumstantial pr
The Rule of Law Is the Fulcrum of Civilisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
in the pie during the PDP days, I say all those who have even circumstantial proof of corruption should hand in to the police, EFCC or ICPC. But on disregard for the rule of law, I have two perhaps, contradictory views. Firstly, this... Read more
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The Record-Journal
LETTERS: Tax my grave?; no tolls, please; and a ‘bridge to nowhere’federal government. Do we tear down over a hundred properties, lose tax income,
LETTERS: Tax my grave?; no tolls, please; and a ‘bridge to nowhere’
The Record-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
federal government. Do we tear down over a hundred properties, lose tax income, spend millions on bridges to nowhere, not fund extravagant pensions and rebuild two high schools? I used some of the same business to maintain my property when I... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City's pension problems go beyond operational issuesdysfunction, but he needs to reassess his investment strategy too, because the
City's pension problems go beyond operational issues
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
dysfunction, but he needs to reassess his investment strategy too, because the city’s annual contribution to pay for the pensions its workers earn—always a burden—is about to become ever more onerous. Last month, the de Blasio administration... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
ABP pension fund could be split up or decentralisedThe fund, which is one of the biggest in the world, covers all public workers,
ABP pension fund could be split up or decentralised
DutchNews.nl / Posted 4 days ago
The fund, which is one of the biggest in the world, covers all public workers, from local authority civil servants to the police and has 2.8 million members. However, employers are facing ‘a lack of control over the premiums’, the Financieele... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Settlement on Keane's special pension likely to face opposition on city councilKeane, so the talks shifted to trimming the pension that Keane will receive fro
Settlement on Keane's special pension likely to face opposition on city council
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
Keane, so the talks shifted to trimming the pension that Keane will receive from the special retirement plan created by the Police and Fire Pension Fund board. If approved by City Council, the settlement would result in Keane receiving $228,131 in... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
A handy sign that a local government is shirking its public duty: privatizing the libraryan especially long one. Typically it includes keeping the streets paved and the
A handy sign that a local government is shirking its public duty: privatizing the library
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
an especially long one. Typically it includes keeping the streets paved and the streetlights lit, maintaining adequate police and fire services, inspecting buildings, sometimes providing water. One hallmark of almost every local jurisdiction is... Read more
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ABC News
Greece Enters New Round of Bailout Talks Amid Union Unrestreforms that are central to the talks. Representatives from Greece's European
Greece Enters New Round of Bailout Talks Amid Union Unrest
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
reforms that are central to the talks. Representatives from Greece's European creditors and the International Monetary Fund began talks in Athens with Greek officials. The talks are expected to last the week before pausing and resuming later... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
£50m lost because watchdogs 'did nothing'Office, and his business partner and former lover Kathryn Clark, who narrowly a
£50m lost because watchdogs 'did nothing'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Office, and his business partner and former lover Kathryn Clark, who narrowly avoided prison – were using the money to fund lavish lifestyles that involved private helicopters, luxury cars and high-end properties. When Regulatory Legal, the... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Major overhaul to police, fire pension plan hits AZ Senate MondayA proposal that would institute a major overhaul of the state's badly underfund
Major overhaul to police, fire pension plan hits AZ Senate Monday
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 6 days ago
A proposal that would institute a major overhaul of the state's badly underfunded pension plan for public safety workers will be introduced in the Arizona Senate on Monday. The overhaul is the result of months of meetings between lawmakers, pension... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Paul Craig Roberts: The West Is Being Reduced To Looting Itselfof peoples by Western economic institutions, principally the big New York Banks
Paul Craig Roberts: The West Is Being Reduced To Looting Itself
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
of peoples by Western economic institutions, principally the big New York Banks with the aid of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Third World countries were and are looted by being inticed into development plans for electrification or some... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More Renamo Gunmen Defectthe 11 are aged between 31 and 37. He said that most of them can be incorporate
More Renamo Gunmen Defect
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the 11 are aged between 31 and 37. He said that most of them can be incorporated into the armed forces (FADM) or the police, or can perhaps be found useful economic activities. The defectors said they left Renamo because of the poor... Read more
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ABC News
'This Week' Transcript: Hillary Clinton, Sen. Bernie Sanders and Donald Trumpin the last few months, for single payer, government-run health insurance, also
'This Week' Transcript: Hillary Clinton, Sen. Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
in the last few months, for single payer, government-run health insurance, also, that you've called for continued federal funding for Planned Parenthood. On that ObamaCare issue right there, he's saying because you want the government to pay for... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City's pension problems go beyond operational issuesdysfunction, but he needs to reassess his investment strategy too, because the
City's pension problems go beyond operational issues
Crain's New York Business / Posted 6 days ago
dysfunction, but he needs to reassess his investment strategy too, because the city’s annual contribution to pay for the pensions its workers earn—always a burden—is about to become ever more onerous. Last month, the de Blasio administration... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino to nix military pensions, tooAfter exercising a veto against a hike in Social Security System (SSS) pensions
Aquino to nix military pensions, too
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
After exercising a veto against a hike in Social Security System (SSS) pensions, President Benigno Aquino III will also be taking a hard-line stance against a higher pension for retired military and police personnel if it would unduly burden the next... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Greece's lenders to resume bailout review as farmers protests reformsdemonstrations by farmers protesting pension reforms imposed by international l
Greece's lenders to resume bailout review as farmers protests reforms
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
demonstrations by farmers protesting pension reforms imposed by international lenders. Farmers clashes with Greek riot police during a protest against a controversial pension reform that is part of the country's tough economic bailout in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Jan. 29, 2016informally call the "energy farm." "The energy farm is what we called that are
Tom's #Mailbag, Jan. 29, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
informally call the "energy farm." "The energy farm is what we called that area when we were getting (British Petroleum) funding for the energy biosciences institute," said Tom Voigt, a professor and extension specialist in the UI's Department of... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Jan. 29, 2015informally call the "energy farm." "The energy farm is what we called that are
Tom's #Mailbag, Jan. 29, 2015
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
informally call the "energy farm." "The energy farm is what we called that area when we were getting (British Petroleum) funding for the energy biosciences institute," said Tom Voigt, a professor and extension specialist in the UI's Department of... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Committee considers 'return to work' bill for retired law enforcementA bill being considered by the House Safety and Civil Affairs Committee Thursda
Committee considers 'return to work' bill for retired law enforcement
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 9 days ago
A bill being considered by the House Safety and Civil Affairs Committee Thursday could increase the number of police officers across the state. House Bill 171 allows retired law enforcement to rejoin the force. A similar law ended in 2010 over... Read more
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The Advocate
Landrieu urges support of higher taxes for police, fire departmentsthat “sacrifice” and “agony” are necessary for progress, Mayor Mitch Landrieu s
Landrieu urges support of higher taxes for police, fire departments
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
that “sacrifice” and “agony” are necessary for progress, Mayor Mitch Landrieu stumped Wednesday for proposed new taxes to fund more police officers and pay off a $75 million settlement with the city’s firefighters. In a speech organized by the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Bicam deadlocked on government pension, salary hikeshe does not want to give people false hopes by passing a Salary Standardization
Bicam deadlocked on government pension, salary hikes
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
he does not want to give people false hopes by passing a Salary Standardization Law – 4 (SSL4) that doesn’t have enough funds. But Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV also stood his ground, threatening to blame the President and to “tell everybody that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
GAF, Police Pension Schemes Conflict With National Pension Scheme - Harunaconformity with the National Pension Act 766. He said past credit and unificat
GAF, Police Pension Schemes Conflict With National Pension Scheme - Haruna
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
conformity with the National Pension Act 766. He said past credit and unification in the pension regulations of the Ghana Police Service, Ghana Armed Forces, Ghana Prisons Service and other security agencies do not synchronise with the national... Read more
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Everett Herald
Protests escalate against Greek pension reformfaces collapse unless swift corrective action is taken.He insisted that the ref
Protests escalate against Greek pension reform
Everett Herald / Posted 11 days ago
faces collapse unless swift corrective action is taken.He insisted that the reforms will see no new reductions in core pensions � which have been repeatedly slashed since the start of Greece�s financial crisis.The pension overhaul has been... Read more
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ABC News
Protests Escalate Against Greek Pension Reformfaces collapse unless swift corrective action is taken. He insisted that the r
Protests Escalate Against Greek Pension Reform
ABC News / Posted 11 days ago
faces collapse unless swift corrective action is taken. He insisted that the reforms will see no new reductions in core pensions — which have been repeatedly slashed since the start of Greece's financial crisis. The pension overhaul has been... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
FD city property tax rate to droprate is a ''credit to the employees.'' The $20.42 per $1,000 levy is divided i
FD city property tax rate to drop
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 12 days ago
rate is a ''credit to the employees.'' The $20.42 per $1,000 levy is divided into these categories: $8.10 for the general fund, which pays for police and fire protection and many other government functions $5.97 for employee benefits $4.47 for... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A candidate of by and for the 0.01%: Former NY Mayor Bloomberg, Fearing a Trump/Sanders Race, Eyes Presidential Raceno longer be able to boast about his supposed business acumen. Forbes says Trum
A candidate of by and for the 0.01%: Former NY Mayor Bloomberg, Fearing a Trump/Sanders Race, Eyes Presidential Race
Op-Ed News / Posted 13 days ago
no longer be able to boast about his supposed business acumen. Forbes says Trump, no a self-made man but rather a trust-fund baby who got staked $1 million by his old man, is now worth $4.5 billion, making him only the 72nd richest man in... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Palace: SAF 44 kin got P188mHerminio Coloma said the support included P151.28 million in mandatory lump sum
Palace: SAF 44 kin got P188m
Manila Standard Today / Posted 13 days ago
Herminio Coloma said the support included P151.28 million in mandatory lump sum benefits, P10.18 million in monthly pensions paid out from April 2015 to January 2016, and P26.87 million in donations from Congress, the PNP Special Financial... Read more
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Orange County Register
We'll have to wait longer for pension reformPublic pensions are a “disaster,” and rely on “idiotic accounting,” Nobel Prize
We'll have to wait longer for pension reform
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
Public pensions are a “disaster,” and rely on “idiotic accounting,” Nobel Prize-winning economist William Sharpe told the Financial Analysts Journal last year. California is no exception, with unfunded pension and retiree health care liabilities... Read more
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The Morning Call
Auditor General: Easton pension funds close to becoming 'severely distressed'Auditor General says three of four Easton pension plans are close to becoming "
Auditor General: Easton pension funds close to becoming 'severely distressed'
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
Auditor General says three of four Easton pension plans are close to becoming "severely distressed." The underfunded pension liability increased from $9.1 million in 2009 to $28 million in 2013 as Easton's annual pension contributions... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
As the Illinois model collapses, pols have their own twist on 'Groundhog Day'Springfield, rocked by decades of financial bumbling. Chicago Public Schools an
As the Illinois model collapses, pols have their own twist on 'Groundhog Day'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Springfield, rocked by decades of financial bumbling. Chicago Public Schools and Chicago City Hall, ditto. Public pension funds, perhaps none more imperiled than those for Chicago police and firefighters. Drowsy suburban and downstate local... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Easton's employee pension funds are in troubleThe unfunded pension liability in Easton grew by $19.03 million in just four ye
Easton's employee pension funds are in trouble
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
The unfunded pension liability in Easton grew by $19.03 million in just four years, as three of four employee pension plans slide toward severe distress., reports Auditor General Eugene DePasquale The unfunded pension liability increased from $9.1... Read more
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