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Subject:  Re: Proposal to end public pensions Date:  7/10/2013  1:57 PM
Author:  fleg9bo Number:  428382 of 538946

Why should public employees have defined benefit pensions while [most] private employees only have defined contribution pensions?

Because public employee unions are the largest donors to the political party that controls various states. They get what they pay for.

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