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July 26, 2015 5:00 PM

Latest measure from pension attackers threatens middle class

Proposed ballot measure could cut or eliminate pensions earned by current employees for future work

Brazen assault on retirement security makes contracts for public employees meaningless

Measure backers should at least be honest about their goals

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