Tuesday evening, Jim Waters of the Bluegrass Institute appeared on cn|2’s Pure Politics to discuss the commonwealth’s pension system crisis. Watch the discussion below.
One of the take-away points is that if steps are not taken to deal with this pension mess, other services provided by the government will be crowded out of funding. We should never be in a situation where public pensions for part-time legislators crowd out funding for other services.
You can learn more about Kentucky’s pension system here.