Nekritz, Biss lead push for lame-duck...

Nekritz, Biss lead push for lame-duck pension reforms

There are 1 comment on the The Doings Weekly story from Dec 5, 2012, titled Nekritz, Biss lead push for lame-duck pension reforms. In it, The Doings Weekly reports that:

Two north suburban lawmakers are leading a movement in the Illinois House of Representatives to enact meaningful pension reform before the legislature adjourns Jan.

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Al Moncrief

Boulder, CO

#1 Dec 5, 2012
The Colorado Court of Appeals has reversed and remanded an initial District Court ruling that denied the contractual status of public pension COLAs in Colorado. The Court of Appeals confirmed that Colorado PERA pension COLA benefits are a contractual obligation of the pension plan Colorado PERA and its affiliated public employers. A huge victory for public sector retirees in Colorado! The Colorado Legislature may not breach its contracts and push taxpayer obligations onto the backs of a small group of elderly pensioners.
The lawsuit is continuing. Support pension rights in the U.S. by contributing at . Friend Save Pera Cola on Facebook!

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