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Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Oct 17, 2013. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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The average retired federal employee receives a pension (retirement plan) of $32,824 annually. Total unfunded pension liability for all U.S. cities and counties is an estimated $574 billion. In addition to their pensions, federal employees are offered a 401(k) plus 5% matching, whereas the average private employee is offered 3 percent matching of 401(k) without pension. See recent pension news
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Plans should be comparable to public plans. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Avondale Estates, GA
Yes, they must be reformed starting with the idea of pensions must be based on base salary and not include huge overtime accrued in the last few years. There must be ways to provide equitable pensions with cost certainty...and no federal employee should... 5 years ago from a Republican in Madison, CT
Keep current pensions for current workers, phase into smaller pensions for future workers. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Ann Arbor, MI
We should increase pension plan payouts. And decrease pension involvement in derivatives as an investment. 5 years ago from a Green in Corvallis, OR
No, but their management should be highly regulated, more transparent & more democratic. 5 years ago from a Democrat in South Hadley, MA
Reform. Do not allow the federal government to "borrow" pension funds to pay the budget and debt. 6 years ago from a Democrat in Bellaire, TX