Post Tagged with: "firefighters"

February 25, 2011 10:55

Christie’s Deptford Town Hall Pension Breakdown

The choice is make a sacrifice now or the program goes broke. Chris Christie explains the pension budget shortfalls to a town hall. The same generally is true of other programs -sacrifice now or it will go broke.

June 29, 2010 04:26

Will Congress Kill Volunteer Fire Departments?

In North Carolina and Virginia, for example, collective bargaining is currently prohibited. Eighteen other states have limitations on bargaining. The legislation would likely force those governments to abandon merit-based promotions for public safety workers and shift instead to a collectively bargained seniority schedule, which unions prefer.