Pension Primer #1: Digging a Deeper Pension Hole

Stephen Herzenberg |

As Pennsylvania policymakers, media, and citizens evaluate Governor Tom Corbett’s pension proposal unveiled February 5, 2013, the KRC will Press Release a series of short “pension primers” to demystify the often complex details at the heart of the pension debate. This first installment shows that the Governor’s proposal will increase the cost of pensions for state and school employers, and ultimately taxpayers.