pension reform

Another pension crisis… this time at Canada Post

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December 15, 2013
Another pension crisis… this time at Canada Post

Author Bill Tufts discusses a $6.5 billion pension liability at Canada Post and who will fund the pensions. CTV National News – Click Here  
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Gareth visits Rick Howe to talk about Public Sector Pension Bailouts

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December 15, 2013
Gareth visits Rick Howe to talk about Public Sector Pension Bailouts

In the past decade taxpayers have bailed out public sector pensions to the tune of about $100 Billion. As Rick says every show, “if you are not outraged you are not paying attention”. .    
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OPG pension corruption – Bill Chats with Brian Lilley

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December 15, 2013
OPG pension corruption – Bill Chats with Brian Lilley

Bill visits Brian Lilley to discuss the revelations, from the Auditor General, of the extent of the corruption at Ontario Power Generation (OPG) Click here to watch  
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Gareth and Gary Doyle on the Hamilton Police fiasco

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December 15, 2013
Gareth and Gary Doyle on the Hamilton Police fiasco

Check out the interview Gareth Neilson, our Communications Director, has with Gary Doyle Listen Here
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CBC – Canada Post, OPG highlight public pensions problem

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December 12, 2013
CBC – Canada Post, OPG highlight public pensions problem

CBC writes about billions in unfunded liabilities on public pensions, while private sector workers face bleaker retirements Listen to the tape with Leech and read Bill’s comments Click Here to read and listen      
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Off to Ottawa to visit the Senate and the Finance Committees

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November 27, 2013
Off to Ottawa to visit the Senate and the Finance Committees

Here is our presentation on Bill C4. We spoke on the portion describing changes to the collective bargaining arrangements with federal unions. PRESENTATION TO THE SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE – BILL C4r
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Pension reform urgently needed, says head of Ontario teachers’ plan

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November 16, 2013
Pension reform urgently needed, says head of Ontario teachers’ plan

Jim Leech says Canadians have failed miserably when it comes to voluntarily saving for retirement, so it’s time to reform the system or else future generations of taxpayers and workers will be saddled with skyrocketing pension bills they can ill afford. Now that he is on the way out as CEO of Ontario Teachers...
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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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