Ponzi player pooh-poohs pension panic

Ron York is a police pay consultant who has been quoted in newspapers all over the country on public employee fringe benefits issues. So when he says governments shouldn’t pre-fund employee benefits and should instead switch to a 100% pay-as-you-go system of paying government retiree pension and healthcare benefits, people are listening. Unfortunately for us,…

Don’t tell Jack Conway about this

Kentuckians are fortunate that Hurricane Ike didn’t cause enough of a gasoline supply disruption to result in more than just a few cases of stations running out or rationing supplies. But the politicians have only been emboldened to “get tough” on petroleum suppliers because their policies didn’t lead to disaster. As soon as Attorney General…