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ANDREW BIGGS FROM THE AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE TO TESTIFY AT PENSION COMMISSION THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10th

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ANDREW BIGGS FROM THE AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE TO TESTIFY AT PENSION COMMISSION THIS THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10TH (State Office Bldg Room 5, Click Here for the Agenda and Schedule).  CONTACT: KIM CROCKETT  kimc@mnfreemarketinstitute.org OR 612.388.2820 FOR INFORMATION.  Keith Brainard, research director of the National Association of State Retirement Administrators (NASRA), and an aggressive and talented defender of […]

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Pension Commission News: LCPR Staff and Others Critical of Legislative Study; 8.5% Assumed Rate of Return; Getting Ready for GASB and More by Kim Crockett

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As promised by Chairman Morrie Lanning, the pension commission (LCPR)  met last week to tackle the “big issues.” The quieter interim is a good time for members to study this complex subject. Now let’s see what the commission and legislature do with this opportunity for clarity. On the Agenda: The pensions study ordered by the […]

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October 5th Minnesota Taxpayers Association Event: Rethinking the Public Sector Workforce

Minnesota Taxpayers Association 85th Annual Meeting of Members Luncheon   (Non-members welcome; MTA annual meeting of members will immediately precede the event beginning at 9:00 am)   Where:                Wednesday, October 5th  at the St. Paul River Centre When:                  12:00 – 1:30 pm   Luncheon Speaker:  Marty Manley Entrepreneur, Business Executive, Former Union Executive, and Former Assistant Secretary […]

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