Senate Republicans have released the details of their long-awaited pension reform plan, which would do away with the defined-benefit retirement plan for state and public school employees. And, as the Associated Press reports, it would require concessions from many current employees to shore up the state's debt-ridden pension systems. Here's a quick primer on the GOP plan, sponsored by Majority Leader Jake Corman, R-Centre, and the pension plan advanced by Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf.
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Robert Caruso, Executive Director, Pennsylvania State Ethics Commission
Barry Kauffman, Executive Director, Common Cause Pennsylvania