The State Worker

Chronicling civil-service life for California state workers

August 18, 2011
View more 'Maddy Report' interviews about public pensions

After we posted "Central Valley TV show looks at public pensions" on Wednesday, Blog User S made us aware of more entries of "The Maddy Report" that discuss the same topic.

Host Mark Keppler interviews Jason Sisney of the Legislative Analyst's Office in the first two segments. The third installment features Allan Clark, president of the California School Employees Association, and Marcia Fritz, president of California Foundation for Fiscal Responsibility.

The Maddy Report- Public Employee Pensions: Jason Sisney

The Maddy Report- Public Employee Pensions: Pros and Cons

The Maddy Report- Public Employee Pensions: Myths and Facts

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Jon Ortiz The Author

Jon Ortiz launched The State Worker blog and a companion column in 2008 to cover state government from the perspective of California government employees. Every day he filters the news through a single question: "What does this mean for state workers?" Join Ortiz for updates and debate on state pay, benefits, pensions, contracts and jobs. Contact him at (916) 321-1043 and at


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