Statements about Pensions

Says his "Act 10 reforms" have "saved the taxpayers some $3 billion."

A poll taken "a few months ago" found "70 percent approval or higher" for the Act 10 collective bargaining law.

Members of the military don’t "contribute toward their pension."

"Our pension system is the only one in the country that’s 100 percent funded."

Says Barack Obama has pension investments that include Chinese firms, and "investments through a Caymans trust."

The Wisconsin Retirement System for public employees is "a self-funded pension plan" and "it’s the money of the workers’ that funds it."

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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