Former San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed is at the forefront of a drive to limit defined-benefit pensions for government workers in California.
Former San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed is at the forefront of a drive to limit defined-benefit pensions for government workers in California. Paul Kitagaki Jr. Sacramento Bee file
Former San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed is at the forefront of a drive to limit defined-benefit pensions for government workers in California. Paul Kitagaki Jr. Sacramento Bee file

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