Category: Pennsylvania

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...

Philadelphia PA: Government Pensions Revealed!

Philadelphia PA: Government Pensions Revealed!

View release as a PDF PHILADELPHIA—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today revealed retired government employee pensions for the City of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania statewide government teachers. Many Pennsylvania government employees are becoming pension millionaires...

Pennsylvania Pensions Corrections

Pennsylvania Pensions Corrections

Monday, TUA (Taxpayers United of America) announced Pittsburgh public employee pension figures that were based on information obtained from Right-to-Know requests of city and county pension funds. Attorney for the pension fund, Jim South,...

Harrisburg PA: Government Pensions Revealed!

Harrisburg PA: Government Pensions Revealed!

View release as a PDF HARRISBURG—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today revealed retired government employee pensions for Harrisburg, Dauphin County, and the State of Pennsylvania. Many Pennsylvania government employees are becoming pension millionaires when...

Altoona PA: Government Pensions Revealed!

Altoona PA: Government Pensions Revealed!

View release as a PDF ALTOONA—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today revealed retired government employee pensions for Altoona and Blair County. Many Pennsylvania government employees are becoming pension millionaires when retired. “Many government retirees...

Pittsburgh PA: Government Pensions Revealed!

Pittsburgh PA: Government Pensions Revealed!

View release as a PDF PITTSBURGH—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today revealed retired government employee pensions for Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. Many Pennsylvania government employees are becoming pension millionaires when retired. “Many government retirees...