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State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli appeared at the New School in Manhattan last night to present what his office billed as “A Vision for the Future of Retirement Security in New York.” Unfortunately, when it comes to the fundamental structure of the public pension system, the comptroller’s vision for the future looks a lot like the past and present.

My critique of the speech can be found over at the Manhattan Institute’sPublicSectorInc web page.

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E.J. McMahon

Edmund J. McMahon is the Empire Center’s founder and a senior fellow.

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