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  • metalmeister79 metalmeister79 Feb 21, 2011 4:42 PM Flag

    Gov`nt has gotten bigger than the private

    Two Americas are emerging. One has 7 Figure TOTAL pension payouts funded by the taxpayer. City, County and State retirees enjoying 30 to 40 year retirements. Its the CURRENT recent retirees who have gamed the system towards collapse.
    Buying additional year credits, Packing overtime and unused vacation into final year. Pension spiking is rampant here in California. Legal yes. Going BK absolutely.

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    • peckerwoodassclownminion peckerwoodassclownminion Feb 21, 2011 5:11 PM Flag

      you forgot banking sick days. some Milwaukee County retirees have 5 years plus of sick days saved. You wonder why Walker is hitting the public service unions so hard? His last job was Milwaukee County Executive. And the sick day abuse is just the tip of the iceberg.
      I forgot that these sick days can be cashed in, or used to retire early.

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