The State Worker

August 19, 2014

CalPERS’ pension rules would OK 99 types of extra pay to count toward pensions

More than a year after Gov. Jerry Brown signed a law he said would tamp down pension spiking, the state’s biggest public pension fund is on the verge of adopting rules critics say would undermine its intent.

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