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Did I mention we've had no salary increases for 6 years and prior to that, the increases were less than 2% - well below inflation.

Let's see, I've had a NEGATIVE 25% salary change in the past 15 years. Not working any less, actually working harder.

He continues to harp on how we should all pay 5% of our own salary into the pension system because "that's how the private sector does it".

How about having to contribute 100% into your own retirement like myself? I don't have a match from anyone.

How about paying 100% of your own medical insurance?

What Rick Scott conveniently leaves out is that the employees of the State of Florida are the WORST PAID employees in the entire country.

Are you a slave or indenture servant? Then leave.

Everyone has problems.

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