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Private lobbying groups for cities, counties get public pensions in at least 20 states
Washington Post ^
| August 25, 2013
Posted on 08/25/2013 7:38:12 AM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer
ALBANY, N.Y. As a lobbyist in New Yorks statehouse, Stephen Acquario is doing pretty well. He pulls down $204,000 a year, more than the governor makes, gets a Ford Explorer as his company car and is afforded another special perk:
Even though hes not a government employee, he is entitled to a full state pension.
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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: pensions; publicpensions
Was just in albany. The corruption is palpable.
posted on 08/25/2013 8:10:43 AM PDT
(I could eat it raw, but why do that when I have a fire.)
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