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Subject:  Re: Proposal to end public pensions Date:  7/11/2013  10:56 AM
Author:  jgc123 Number:  428478 of 479962

I don't know where to respond. When we replaced corporate pensions with IRAs and 401(K)s in the private sector during the 70's, 80's and 90's, the results were horrible. We now have an army of U.S.'ians who have neither pensions nor sufficient savings upon which to retire.

To some extent, the highly rec'ed complaints about public sector pensions and their relative