Editorial: Long Beach's pension refor...

Editorial: Long Beach's pension reform is the right first step -- on a very long road

There are 2 comments on the Press-Telegram story from Jan 18, 2013, titled Editorial: Long Beach's pension reform is the right first step -- on a very long road. In it, Press-Telegram reports that:

Pension reform has finally been reached in Long Beach after a three-year tug-of-war between the City Council and the union representing most municipal workers.

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Criminal Collusion


#1 Jan 18, 2013
If only the massive number of Million Dollar plus Pensions forced on LB taxpayers were not a victumless crime. Most don't think the politicians who agreed to them will even do time for this crime against current and future generations of LB taxpayers. A real tragedy to be sure.
Dan Salazar

Long Beach, CA

#2 Jan 18, 2013
We can't do anything about the past BUT we can all immediately DEMAND that most every public employee job accept on the street police and fire by privatized. We at least owe our kids that much.

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