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Morning Splash: Ed Lee Pension Proposal; Muni Union Targets Prop G; Harold Camping’s New Date

May 24, 2011 | 7:55 am

Morning Splash: Ed Lee Pension Proposal; Muni Union Targets Prop G; Harold Camping’s New Date

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S.F. Mayor Ed Lee proposes pension-reform measure (SF Chronicle) San Francisco city workers would pay a maximum of 12.5 percent of their salaries to pensions and police and firefighters would pay up to 13.5 percent under a pension-and-health-care reform package to be unveiled today by Mayor Ed Lee, according to a memo from the city’s […]

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Morning Splash: Guv Outlines Pension Reform; SF Police Chief Pushes Back; So Long SF Fast Pass

April 1, 2011 | 7:52 am

Morning Splash: Guv Outlines Pension Reform; SF Police Chief Pushes Back; So Long SF Fast Pass

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Governor seeks pension changes (Sacramento Bee) Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday rolled out a sweeping and sometimes vague list of public employee retirement changes that he wants lawmakers to enact. The 12-point list – five of which were described as “proposals under development” – immediately drew a mix of criticism, confusion and faint praise. A […]

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Interview: Jeff Adachi Outlines Provisions of His New Pension Reform Initiative

February 24, 2011 | 1:30 pm

Interview: Jeff Adachi Outlines Provisions of His New Pension Reform Initiative

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Yesterday KQED’s Joshua Johnson talked to Jeff Adachi, whose name might as well be Sauron to city workers, about what is fast becoming the hottest button issue of the decade: Pension reform. Last year, Adachi, who is San Francisco’s Public Defender, was the driving force behind Proposition B, an extremely contentious ballot measure that sought […]

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