Tag: tax

December 2, 2020

COVID-19’s Impact on Public Employment

The coronavirus-induced economic crisis has devastated many parts of our economy this year, including state and local governments’ budgets that provide essential services like public safety, education, and nursing. In today’s blog, we will take a deeper look at how …

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September 2, 2020

Three Common Misconceptions About Pensions

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, pension opponents have continued spreading misinformation about public pensions. Today we’re going to challenge three misconceptions they frequently cite to try to damage public workers’ retirement security.       1. Unfunded liabilities for pensions are …

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