California’s Pension Debt Cannot Be Ignored

A decade ago, at Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s request, I supervised a graduate student team that performed a comprehensive analysis of public pensions in California. The goal was to calculate California’s pe...

Pension Changes Highlight Crisis for Local Chapters: Walters

In Dan Walters’ Feb. 21 CALmatters column, Walters touches on a topic to which he has already lent considerable ink: public union pension plans. This time, Walters writes about how a “relatively small change” in the California Public Employees Retirement Sy...