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Houston City Council To Vote On Pension Reform

Houston City Council To Vote On Pension Reform

Sylvester Turner’s pension reform proposal, a subject of major scrutiny since its release last month, is making its way to council for a vote. However, the vote is only the first step on the long road ahead for reform. If approved, the plan would still require the...
Pension Obligation Bonds, Yea or Nay?

Pension Obligation Bonds, Yea or Nay?

All of the talk surrounding pension reform and unfunded liabilities is causing municipal governments to become increasingly interested in pension obligation bonds. Whether one finds them good or bad, most disagree with passing them without voter approval, which is...