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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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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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Interview with Rob Breakenridge in Calagary

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September 29, 2013
Interview with Rob Breakenridge in Calagary

This is a good one from the archives and timely too considering recent feeble attempts by the Alberta government to bring pension costs into control.  
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CFRA Ottawa talks with Bill about the pension crisis

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September 23, 2013
CFRA Ottawa talks with Bill about the pension crisis

Ottawa Life Magazine wrote, “…For arresting news, lively debate and passionate views, 580 CFRA’s Madely In The Morning show is your one stop shop.  Host and Ottawa Sun columnist, Steve Madely keeps his audience informed, engaged and inspired through his willingness to tackle events and issues head on.  With this radio personality you’re getting...
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Guelph Pension Crisis…. Who us Worry??? Nah taxpayers have it covered!

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September 13, 2013

  The pension funds at the U of Guelph  have been in terrible shape for some time. It has continued to get worse as management does nothing to solve the problem. Of course senior management gets the biggest and juiciest pensions of all. There is no way out of the pension catastrophe without major...
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Windsor Star Columnist – Vander Doelen: Detroit’s woes will spread

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September 4, 2013
Windsor Star Columnist – Vander Doelen: Detroit’s woes will spread

Click for the original article here Aug 12, 2013 – 6:02 PM EDT - In the weeks since Detroit formally filed for bankruptcy, some Canadian officials have been pooh-poohing the suggestion that the Motor City meltdown might affect us. Oh, don’t worry, they say. Detroit is a special case that won’t spread. Besides, we...
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ANTHONY FUREY – A canary in the pension coal mine

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September 4, 2013
ANTHONY FUREY – A canary in the pension coal mine

    Click here for original  – ANTHONY FUREY | QMI AGENCY The conversation around pension liabilities was, until very recently, the most neglected subject out there. Even when it was picked up, it was a snore. But now the argument that governments at various levels are underwater for billions of dollars of promised benefits...
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Anthony Furey and Bill Tufts of Fair Pensions For All explore how public sector pensions are sinking cities.

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September 4, 2013
Anthony Furey and Bill Tufts of Fair Pensions For All explore how public sector pensions are sinking cities.

    Click Here to see  – Anthony Furey and Bill Tufts of Fair Pensions For All explore how public sector pensions are sinking cities.  
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The Pig that Ate California – Courtesy City Journal

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September 4, 2013
The Pig that Ate California – Courtesy City Journal

  The Indebted States of America  
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