pension-reform

COMMENTARY

The Pa. Turnpike toll debacle is our next financial crisis. This is how to fix it | Opinion

BY: - May 17, 2019

The keeper of Pennsylvania's famed 'Pension Clock' has a few suggestions.

COMMENTARY

If you give a lawmaker a pension … | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - May 11, 2019

Pa. lawmakers have not been so quick to give up their taxpayer-funded, defined-benefit pensions, even as they've forced other public employees into 401(k)-style retirement plans.

Pa. House committee advances expanded public employee pension forfeiture bill

BY: - March 13, 2019

The bill, sponsored by Sen. John DiSanto, R-Dauphin, now goes to the House floor for consideration.

Pa. Senate passes pension forfeiture bill, report

BY: - February 5, 2019

A quick one from our colleagues at Capitolwire, who report this morning that the Senate has approved legislation that would expand the list of offenses that would require public employees and officials to forfeit their pension benefits. According to Capitolwire, “the¬†legislation¬†would expand the list of convictions to include any felony conviction, guilty plea or no […]