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Pension commission hears ‘no’ on changes

ANNAPOLIS — Retirees, current state employees and union representatives told members of the Public Employees’ and Retirees’ Benefits Sustainability Commission Monday that financial problems with the pension system are not their fault, and they should not bear the brunt of ...

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O’Malley: Pension costs shouldn’t be put off

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley says tackling Maryland’s ballooning pension liabilities problem should be “front and center” in this upcoming legislative session. O’Malley said Tuesday that taking on the difficult pension issue, as well as transportation funding concerns, should be ...

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Reports push Md. pension changes

The state’s public employee pension system, reeling from recent investment losses, is not well positioned to recover, according to a pair of independent reports released Wednesday. “You’re looking at an enormous cloud over the state and local finances, and everyone ...

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