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Pensions and Retirement Security
Business lobby group's 'research' on pensions laced with misleading information and false claims
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives shines a spotlight on obscene corporate salaries
The highlight of the agreement on pensions is a commitment to establish joint trusteeship of the Public Service Pension Plan.
PEI deputy ministers will no longer receive benefits for two pension years for every one year of work, but government wants to increase base pay by $50,000.
"The real story is that government has reduced the benefits of over 13,000 pension holders by up to 29 per cent and is saving half a billion dollars. It’s not fair or accurate to then blame the current deficit solely on the public pension.” — Debbie Bovyer, PEIUPSE President.
Proposed Robin Hood Tax rate is very low but would raise between $10 and $12 billion per year for Illinois.
Imposed pension changes miss the mark, says HSAA/NUPGE.
Workers in Alberta continues to organize against unjust pension attacks. Join the rally to show your support for pensions!
"The average public sector pension is about $1,200 a month — hardly lavish. It is paid for by workers. The pension is in return for them turning down higher salaries in the private sector (oil and gas wages, anyone?) to provide vital services." — Elisabeth Ballermann, HSAA President