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Another factor behind ballooning state pension bills

In Illinois, highway maintenance workers can retire at age 50 and receive $75,000 a year for life. In Florida, a crime lab employee with 25 years on the state payrolls can retire at age 50 and take home $60,000 a … Continue reading

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Maybe you should move to Wyoming

These days, multi-million (or even billion) dollar budget deficits are the norm for cities and states across the country. Grappling with such massive budget holes, lawmakers continue to grapple with laying off employees or slashing services left and right. Not … Continue reading

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