Senate to hear union-backed bill on pension reform

2014-02-11T23:23:32-08:00February 11th, 2014|Categories: Pension Reform|Tags: , |

Backers of a pension reform bill that would provide new teachers, firefighters, police officers and state employees with greater benefits down the road will make their case to a Senate committee tomorrow at 9 a.m. The New Hampshire Retirement Security Coalition, made up of 12 unions statewide, is presenting the bill as “real pension reform” that will give employees better benefits, which will in turn attract quality candidates, without significantly adding to the estimated $4.6 billion unfunded liability in [...]