Pension Reform Panel

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SDCTA Breakfast Panel: The Future of Pension Reform: What’s Next? Date: Thursday, March 14, 2013 Time: 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM Organizer: San Diego County Taxpayers Association Sponsor: REFORM San Diego Panelists Include: Carl DeMaio – Founder and Chairman of Reform San Diego Hon. Jan Goldsmith – San Diego City Attorney Tim Davis – Partner at Burke, Williams & Sorensen, …

WWFD? What Would Fletcher Do?

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In the back and forth over Assemblyman and mayoral candidate Nathan Fletcher’s post Let’s be honest. Let’s be truthful. And let’s be direct., Rostrafarian Steve Rider posted an honest, truthful and direct question about this “leading by example” business. This brings up an interesting question. One can only assume that on the off chance CPR is defeated either in the …

DeMaio Leads Opposition to Pay Increases for City Council

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Reveals Big Pension Payouts City Politicians Receive Upon Leaving Office During a time when the city’s infrastructure is in disrepair and library hours remain slashed, I voted against a proposed salary increase for elected officials and I applaud my council colleagues for joining me in opposition of this irresponsible recommendation. Voting to increase Council salaries during a time when our …

City Attorney Validates DeMaio Pension Reform Proposal

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Mayor and Council Can Legally Freeze “Pensionable Pay” and Prevent Pension Spiking Councilmember Carl DeMaio  heralded a memorandum released by City Attorney Jan Goldsmith that confirms the City’s legal ability to implement a major pension reform proposal outlined in DeMaio’s Roadmap to Recovery Plan.  One of the major elements of DeMaio’s comprehensive pension reform package is to freeze city employees’ “pensionable …

DeMaio Unveils “Roadmap to Recovery” Plan that Balances City’s Budget and Reforms Pension System

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Five Year Plan Generates Over $1 Billion in Cost Savings and Adopts New Approaches to Providing City Services City Councilmember Carl DeMaio today unveiled a comprehensive five-year financial recovery plan that balances the city’s budget and restructures long-term city finances to eliminate the city’s structural budget deficit.  “To fix the city’s financial problems and safeguard our neighborhood services, we must …

Here’s the problem once again-lack of fiscal leadership and responsibility in government

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Please read Logan Jenkins article in Sunday’s paper about the Vallecitos Water District Official, who when applying for this executive position, said he would not take the elevated pension, but at the end, took it. If I apply for a job and lie about my qualifications and I am hired and my employer finds out I lied, I can be …