States scaling back pensions

States scaling back pensions

J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press
Governors such as Bobby Jindal of Louisiana are facing intense opposition from labor groups, workers and even traditional political allies as they try to change pension rules as underfunded public worker pension funds across the country now find themselves hundreds of billions of dollars short of paying for promised benefits.

States scaling back pensions

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J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press
Governors such as Bobby Jindal of Louisiana are facing intense opposition from labor groups, workers and even traditional political allies as they try to change pension rules as underfunded public worker pension funds across the country now find themselves hundreds of billions of dollars short of paying for promised benefits.
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