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When Will The Dems Own Up To Pensions?

June 26, 2010

When it comes to retirement benefits in the United States, workers in the private sector live in America. Workers in government live in Europe.

But even in Europe, these lavish retirement deals are being reconsidered, as their costs threaten the solvency of governments. Famous for its young pensioners, France is raising its general retirement age from 60 to 62. But even before that move, France had nothing on New York state in its generosity toward public employees.

http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/political_commentary/commentary_by_froma_harrop/government_pensions_face_the_music

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