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Expert: Where's Beef In Brown's Pension Proposal?




    Daniel Borenstein of the Contra Costa Times, a leading voice on state and local pension problems in California, doesn't think very much of Gov. Jerry Brown's proposals, which had received a lukewarm to positive reception when they were unveiled last week.

    Borenstein's main beef: even Brown's worthy reforms would apply only to new hires, rather than current hires.