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What do Pearl Jam and Dean Baker have in common? Even Flow

As “Dean Vedder” would sing it (with apologies to Eddie): Freezin’ pension contributions hurts your long-run, again Oh, feelin’ maybe we’ll see a little better, P&E rate, ooh yeah Oh, maxin’ contributions makes too hard on your seniors, ah Oh,

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Public Pensions in Washington State

From Public Pensions in Washington State: Pensions enable retirees to live out their older years in dignity. In the United States, an employer-provided retirement plan has long been considered an essential complement to Social Security and personal savings to ensure

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The hidden benefit of public sector pensions: 186 million jobs – and counting

From Creating Good Jobs for Our Communities: Pension Dollars at Work Washington state, like many other states across the nation, is facing a continuing budget shortfall. But as state legislators address these budget challenges, pension critics have been vocal in

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