According to the 2009 Ventura County grand jury report you referenced in the opinion section of the April 22 Acorn
, pensions have increased for general employees from $1,195 in 1998 to $2,013 in 2008.
Are you seriously alleging that general employees in Ventura County are being overcompensated by getting an average of $2,013 monthly for retirement compensation? In Southern California?
Other factors showing the many reasons for the cost of the pension including investment r...