Battle heats up over Bridgeport fire pensions

Apr 10, 2013 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Connecticut Post

Concerned and confused after receiving letters of resignation this week from both the chairman and treasurer of the pension plan's board of trustees, participants on the Fire Department's plan are gearing up for a potential fight to protect their lifetime benefits.

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Mayor Finch is total confused but not concerned about fire fighters, both men and ladies.
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anyonewho is foolish enough to put in writing a resignation should not be shocked/surpried when that letter is accepted.
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This is a universal problem! In my town the police department has three or four pension plans according to my relative.(Who is a cop). He says that people are Not going to be paying into the pension fund it will be SOLEY on the taxpayers backs at some point..........
Funny you don't here anyone talking about his......
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Show methe money wrote:
This is a universal problem! In my town the police department has three or four pension plans according to my relative.(Who is a cop). He says that people are Not going to be paying into the pension fund it will be SOLEY on the taxpayers backs at some point..........
Funny you don't here anyone talking about his......
ya sure that's right?
how is that fair?
the TAXPAYERS foot the bill yet the policeman/ fireman reap the benefit.
now granted, policeman and fireman do risk thier lives daily, yet we all need to save for OUR OWN future.
maybe this is a pro democrat, pro union issue with the slanted media again.

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