pensions

Placer County pension costs on the rise

Placer County is grappling with a steep rise in pension costs for employees, with payments expected to jump from $38.9 million this year to $53.2 million four years from now. The ...

Mayor talks city salaries, pensions and cash outs

No issue is more top-of-mind in Rocklin (and elsewhere) today than government-employee compensation — salaries, pensions, and “cash outs.” Taxpayers are angry. And understand ...

Six in Rocklin’s $100,000 pension club

A total of six retired city of Rocklin employees are receiving more than $100,000 a year in California Public Employees Retirement System pensions. The list — from California P ...

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 ...

Protect US from big government

Ten-thousand-plus Tea Party Patriots showed up on the steps of our state Capitol (and over 3 million nationally) April 15 to protest our current big government takeover. This was a ...