Tax-funded employer contributions to New York’s state and local government pension funds are about to rise sharply. What will be the impact on budgets, taxes and public services? Are New York’s public pensions adequately funded? What can be done to curb pension expenses while fairly balancing the interests of taxpayers and employees? We invite you to join us for the presentation of a new Empire Center report that seeks to answer these questions — culminating in a keynote from a Utah state lawmaker who has been a national leader in state pension reform.
E.J. McMahon Senior Fellow Empire Center – Manhattan Institute
Josh Barro Walter B. Wriston Fellow Manhattan Institute
Hon. Rob Astorino County Executive Westchester [ Download Presentation]
Hon. Stephanie A. Miner Mayor City of Syracuse
Hon. Michael Benjamin State Assemblyman New York
Timothy G. Kremer Executive Director N.Y.S. School Boards Association
Stephen Madarasz Communications Director Civil Service Employees Association
Question & Answer Bill Hammond – ModeratorNew York Daily News
Hon. Dan Liljenquist State SenatorUtah
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