Public Pension Plans

he First Bank of the United States, at 116 South Third St., Philadelphia, Pa. - Flickr user wallyg

he First Bank of the United States, at 116 South Third St., Philadelphia, Pa.

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Public Pension Plans

Federal, state and local budget deficits prompt a hard look at what some say are generous pensions promised to government workers: Pension plan problem and underfunded retirement in both the public and private sectors.

Federal, state and local budget deficits prompt a hard look at what some say are generous pensions promised to government workers: Pension plan problem and underfunded retirement in both the public and private sectors.

Guests

Leigh Snell

Federal Relations Director,the National Council on Teacher Retirement

David John

senior research fellow, The Heritage Foundation

Norman Stein

professor of law, Drexel University

Tom Shoop

editor in chief,Government Executive Magazine

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