Patriot Post | Spending Drives North Las Vegas to Declare State of Emergency

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Patriot Post | Spending Drives North Las Vegas to Declare State of Emergency

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Findings from TUA’s pension project on Las Vegas, Nevada, are featured in this article from the Patriot Post. The blossoming battle over unsustainable levels of compensation for government union workers has shifted to Nevada. On June 1st, the North Las Vegas City Council granted the city manager special authority to suspend parts of union contracts in order to …

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KSNV NEWS 3 | Union pension plans under the microscope

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KSNV NEWS 3 | Union pension plans under the microscope

by admin on June 20, 2012 with 0 comment

Finding from TUA’s pension project on Las Vegas, Nevada, are featured in this story from KSNV News 3. To see video of the story, click on the image below. LAS VEGAS (KSNV & MyNews3)– Unions see it as their right–others call public employee pensions a perk. A conservative group telling News 3′s Mackenzie Warren promises …

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KTNV Channel 13 Action News | Report: Nevada’s lavish pensions are unsustainable

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KTNV Channel 13 Action News | Report: Nevada’s lavish pensions are unsustainable

by admin on June 20, 2012 with 0 comment

Findings from TUA’s pension project on Las Vegas, Nevada, are featured in this story from KTNV Channel 13 Action News. To see video of the story, click on the image below. Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) – A government watchdog group is sounding the alarm about what they call Nevada’s “lavish” pension system. Taxpayers United of America says …

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Las Vegas Sun | Examination of public employee pensions raises eyebrows, questions about accuracy

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Las Vegas Sun | Examination of public employee pensions raises eyebrows, questions about accuracy

by admin on June 20, 2012 with 0 comment

Finding from TUA’s pension project on Las Vegas, Nevada, are featured in this article at the Las Vegas Sun. While the state retirement system appeals a court order to release individual pension data, a privately funded nonprofit group has taken it upon itself to estimate pensions for hundreds of public employees throughout local and state …

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