pensions

Everyday educators speak out on pensions

Several local retired educators want the community to know they aren’t making anywhere near $100,000 in annual pensions. Patrick Graham Patrick Graham is a Roseville resident ...

Few collect big retirement

If I used the Auburn Journal’s recent articles on public employee pensions as my only news source, I would believe that most public employees get big pensions at the expense of t ...

Retired educators hit pension gold

Several local school retirees are making more than $100,000 in pensions a year, and some local residents think it’s too much. Doris Chandler, former Skyridge Elementary School ...

Was CalPers researched?

I am a retired Placer County employee and because you mentioned CalPers a couple of times in your editorial (Our View, Aug. 3), I have a few questions. 1. In researching your e ...

Public waking up to reality

We are all aware of the bad part of a recession that creates misery from unemployment but perhaps there is a good part. Prior to this current recession, our government “leaders ...

Cut pensions to help others

When is Placer County going to wise up about these inflated salaries and pensions? In this dismal economy, they reduce benefits for the poor and lay off workers but they won’t re ...