Sen. Joe Scarnati determined to boot elected state officials out of pension system

2014-06-09T21:11:31-07:00June 9th, 2014|Categories: Pension Reform|Tags: , |

If no other pension reform gets done before lawmakers break for the summer, the highest-ranking state senator is calling for the Legislature to at the very least act to move all elected officials in the legislative, executive and judicial branch out of the state’s defined benefit pension plan. Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati, R-Jefferson County, is dead serious when he says pension reform is a must-do for the Legislature before it wraps up its business for the summer. [...]