Monthly Archives: December 2016

PERS’ Deficit “Mortgage” Ballooning, Not Shrinking

You know how a mortgage works right? You make your monthly payments and gradually your mortgage balance comes down. Pat Robertson, Executive Director of the Mississippi Public Employees’ Retirement System (PERS), tells legislators and retirees to think of PERS’ massive … Continue reading

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Leaders’ Power Play Puts Egg on Their Faces

How appropriate.  Fate chose the week of the Egg Bowl for legislative leaders to have to wipe lots of egg off their faces. How silly. House Republican leaders passed a rule, with Senate mimicry pending, to deny media access to … Continue reading

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