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A look at Governor Brown’s latest pension plan proposal




Gov. Jerry Brown stands away from other Democratic governors at the White House. He will hold a news conference to announce a pension reform deal.
Gov. Jerry Brown stands away from other Democratic governors at the White House. He will hold a news conference to announce a pension reform deal.
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At a press conference in Los Angeles today, Governor Jerry Brown announced a compromise plan when it comes to pension benefits for new public employees. Last year, Democratic lawmakers disagreed with Gov. Brown’s proposal to create a pension plan blending defined benefits with a 401(k)-style plan. So what are the specifics and what’s the reaction to the newest version? Patt checks in with KPCC’s state capitol reporter Julie Small for an update.

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What do you think about Governor Jerry Brown's pension plan?

Guest:

Julie Small, KPCC's state capitol reporter