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Subject:  Re: SS steals money from Teachers in California Date:  3/20/2000  9:45 PM
Author:  FooLeon Number:  3027 of 20632

kfre writes,

>>>When I retire I can only collect 40% of my SS entitlement since teachers in CA have their own
retirement plan. I worked and served in the Marine Corps and earned my SS check. Because
Iam a teacher I cant get my full allotment - this is not right. Can someone help???????<<<

Teachers are not the only ones with this problem. I think almost everyone who works under Civil Service (ie, firefighters,law enforcement) have the same problem. As far as I know there has not been any major effort to try and get this changed.

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