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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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January 22, 2019

How Public Pensions Benefit State Economies

Last week we wrote about the new Pensionomics report from the National Institute on Retirement Security (NIRS). The report examines how public pensions benefit the national economy by supporting local jobs and stimulating economic activity. The Pensionomics report also contains …

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