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- Bills to pay down state retirement debt stall Updated: Mar-20-14 3:58 pm
- Vt. has plan to save money on retiree benefits Updated: Mar-20-14 11:48 am
- Detroit retirees see pension cut plan as divisive Updated: Mar-17-14 4:14 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - A day after the high-profile approval of Chicago pension overhaul, mayors from suburban DuPage County asked lawmakers Wednesday for help with their pension systems for police officers and firefighters, saying costs are spiraling out of control.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - State lawmakers on Tuesday approved Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposal for overhauling two city pension programs that officials say could otherwise be out of money in little more than a decade.
WASHINGTON - Several big corporations have reaped millions of dollars from "Obamacare" even as they support GOP candidates who vow to repeal the law. This condemn-while-benefiting strategy angers Democrats, who see some of their top congressional candidates struggling against waves of anti-Obamacare ads partly funded by these companies.
SALEM, Oregon - The Public Employees Retirement System will send checks totaling more than a half-million dollars to nearly 3,000 retirees to fix incorrect cuts to their pensions.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - A Senate panel recommended Tuesday adding members to the board that invests South Carolina's pension portfolio to help ease public employees' concerns about how their retirement money's being handled.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Lawmakers on a House committee deadlocked Thursday on a proposal that would steer more money to retirement debt by taking dollars from an account used to pay cost-of-living increases for retired state workers.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The state of Vermont says it has a plan to help retired state workers save money on their health insurance costs by allowing them to get the same prescription drugs available to active state employees.
DETROIT - Making ends meet is about to get more complicated for Donald Smith and Robert Wallington.