New York Press

WHEC TV News 10 | Convicted and Cashing In

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Christina Tobin, Vice-President for TUA, was featured in this story from WHEC TV News 10 on convicted New York public employees cashing in with pension payouts. See video of the story below. Former public employees convicted and cashing in. Despite serving time behind bars, many public sector workers are still drawing a pension that you’re [...]


ABC News 10 | Pension study reveals gov’t officials making millions

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Findings from TUA’s pension project on New York State are featured in this piece from ABC News 10. Click on the image below to watch the video. ALBANY, N.Y. – A press conference was held Tuesday to discuss the results of a new pension study. The study exposes the top pensions for retired government employees [...]


Capitol Confidential | Here’s your Top 100 state employee pensions and for schools too

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Findings from TUA’s pension project on New York State are featured in this article at Capitol Confidential. We’ve had lists for some time now of state and local public employee salaries and pensions, starting first with the Empire Center and then followed by newspapers including our own. The phenomenon has spread over the past few [...]


TimesUnion.com | Public pension ‘millionaires’ club

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Findings from TUA’s pension project on New York State are featured in this article at TimesUnion.com. ALBANY — A fiscally conservative advocacy group from the Midwest arrived in Albany to propose an intriguing math experiment: If retired public employees maxed out their pensions by retiring early at age 55 and living to the ripe old [...]


Metro New York | Group: Scale back lavish NY pensions

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Findings from TUA’s pension project on New York State are featured in this article at Metro New York. A report released Thursday by the group Taxpayers United of America accuses state government employees of getting way too much in their retirement pensions. One schoolteacher on Long Island, for example, could stand to collect nearly $12 [...]