Two dozen legislators aren’t signed up for a pension
Wednesday, Jan 23, 2013
* This trend is obviously not a positive one for public employee unions…
One of the things that the unions rely on is legislators voting to protect their own pensions and benefits. But the more opt-outs we get, the fewer legislators who will care.
* Even so, some legislators who’ve opted out are still eligible for other pensions. For instance…
People have been predicting a Luechtefeld retirement for years. We may now know at least one reason why he’s decided to stick around. Luechtefeld is 72.
* For some members, no pensions might mean even less turnover if they simply can’t retire. Simple “solutions” never produce simple results.