Posted on December 31, 2009 at 11:40am
For the second year, taxpayers are screaming about the end-of-year bonuses provided to Wall Street executives.
While the pile is money is much lower, career firefighters are encountering taxpayer anger. Let's look at two issues:
In the last half of the 20th century, some IAFF locals and state associations were successful in reducing the time required to qualify for a pension. Part of the argument was the punishing work conditions as a city… Continue