Category: Kentucky

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...

84 WHAS | The Mandy Connell Show featuring Christina Tobin

Christina Tobin, Vice-President of Taxpayers United for America, appeared on The Mandy Connell Show at 84 WHAS to discuss Jefferson County’s top government pensions. Click to play the audio below. [audio:http://taxpayersunitedofamerica.org/wp-content/uploads/mandyconnell.mp3|titles=Mandy Connell]

State-Journal | Open book on pensions

TUA’s pension project on Kentucky is featured in this article on the State-Journal. December 22, 2011 Taxpayers United of America is probably barking up the wrong tree if it expects to persuade Kentucky politicians...

Courier-Journal | Group seeks public pension data

Findings from TUA’s pension project on Louisville, Kentucky, are featured in this article at the Courier-Journal. Members of Taxpayers United of America, a national taxpayer watchdog group, made several stops in Kentucky Tuesday to...

Note to Kentucky: Top Louisville Government Pension Estimates Released

Note to Kentucky: Top Louisville Government Pension Estimates Released

Click here to view this release as a PDF LOUISVILLE–A report released today by Taxpayers United of America (TUA) reveals that Louisville and Jefferson County government employees are not only receiving generous salaries, but...