Not directly, but pay concessions were made
Every general City of Milwaukee employee "pays toward his or her pension, but approximately 88 percent of our police officers and firefighters do not."
South Dakota has joined Wisconsin
Wisconsin's pension system is the "only one fully funded in the country."
Yes, with shift to public employees (who also pay taxes)
Says his "Act 10 reforms" have "saved the taxpayers some $3 billion."
Poll is nearly two years old and not exactly on point
A poll taken "a few months ago" found "70 percent approval or higher" for the Act 10 collective bargaining law.
Federal government covers all costs
Members of the military don’t "contribute toward their pension."
Badger State stands alone
"Our pension system is the only one in the country that’s 100 percent funded."
Didn’t make them, but his pension fund did
Says Barack Obama has pension investments that include Chinese firms, and "investments through a Caymans trust."
Taxpayers help in a big way
The Wisconsin Retirement System for public employees is "a self-funded pension plan" and "it’s the money of the workers’ that funds it."
Pension moves possible, but scary email goes way too far
Says Gov. Scott Walker is "openly" backing a move to abolish the state retirement system and convert it to a 401(k)-style plan that will reduce pensions "by at least a third" for current and retired public employees
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