Monthly Archives: October 2013

Now thats a politician who gets it

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October 25, 2013
Now thats a politician who gets it

We are a non-partisan organization but appreciate those who support our efforts. Vic Fedeli is the former mayor of North Bay and now the finance critic for the PC’s in Ontario. When he was mayor he worked for $1 a year and donated his mayor’s salary to charity. Here is a series of articles...
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Listen to Gareth on Gary Doyle talking about OMERS meltdown

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October 24, 2013
Listen to Gareth on Gary Doyle talking about OMERS meltdown

Gareth Neilson, Communications Director with Fair Pensions For All, FPFA has crunched the numbers and has found the growing unfunded liabilities in the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System (OMERS) are unsustainable. A common claim by those arguing on behalf of public sector pension plans is that the members “earned” these pensions, but the numbers...
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OMERS Campaign Media Release

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October 16, 2013
OMERS Campaign Media Release

For Immediate Release OMERS Pension Crisis will put all cities in hot water                                                                  October 16, 2013  There is a serious crisis with...
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Letter to Mayors and Councillors

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October 16, 2013
Letter to Mayors and Councillors

Major Changes Needed at OMERS There is a serious crisis with the pension plan for municipal employees in the province OMERS. The shortfall in the pension of $10 Billion will cause problems for Ontario cities who are starting to be financially stressed from the 2008 market crash. Contributions to the OMERS Pension Plan have...
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Bill discusses pension reform on CTV – Provincewide

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October 1, 2013
Bill discusses pension reform on CTV – Provincewide

Bill talks pension reform with Daiene Vernile on Province Wide Click here to see interview in pop up
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