Category: Arizona

Police Pay and Benefits Higher Than More Dangerous Jobs

View as PDF CHICAGO—Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics do not support the perception that police officers have very high-risk jobs, or that there is a “war on cops,” according to Jim Tobin,...

Just another $10 Million Government Pension

View as PDF CHICAGO —All across the country, millions of government pensioners are contract-bound to receive lifetime pension payouts, each in the millions of dollars, along with taxpayer- funded, premium healthcare insurance, according to...

Taxpayers Demand Spending Cuts – Oppose Raising Federal Debt Limit

Taxpayers Demand Spending Cuts – Oppose Raising Federal Debt Limit

View release as a PDF CHICAGO–House Republicans must stand fast and oppose raising the federal debt limit. President Obama needs to come down from his high horse and work to cut spending, according to...

Taxpayers Struggle to Support Stunning Tucson Government Pensions

Taxpayers Struggle to Support Stunning Tucson Government Pensions

View release as a PDF TUCSON—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of a new pension study of Tucson government retirees. “Arizona lawmakers have made modest attempts to undo the damage of...

Taxpayers Struggle To Support Stunning Phoenix Government Pensions

Taxpayers Struggle To Support Stunning Phoenix Government Pensions

View release as a PDF PHOENIX—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of a new pension study of Phoenix and Arizona State government retirees. “Arizona lawmakers have made modest attempts to undo...