Category Archives: Public pensions

This could be the time bomb that rocks the economy

Make no mistake, the criminality and fraud of most, if not all, DC politicians that is being exposed now is also occurring in corporate America and at pension funds, especially with regard to fraud… Source: Wall Street’s Next Ticking Time … Continue reading






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States face pension fund gap approaching $1 trillion

Gross mismanagement by the policital class. ‘State pension funds are looking at a $1 trillion shortfall in what they owe workers in benefits, according to new data from The Pew Charitable Trusts.” Source: States face pension fund gap approaching $1 … Continue reading






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The Public Pension Problem: It’s Much Worse Than It Appears | Manhattan Institute

“When financial markets slumped in 2008, the assets in government-worker pension funds plunged and public sector retirement debt soared. Although pension officials rushed to assure the public that their funds would recover as soon as stocks rebounded, the long bull … Continue reading






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