Today, Transparent California released 2015 public employee compensation data — complete with names, pay, and benefits — for over 100,000 special district workers statewide. Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District (Metro Fire) captain Randall Wootton earned […]
Today, Transparent California released 2015 public employee compensation data — complete with names, pay, and benefits — for over 100,000 special districts workers statewide. The data reveals that Los Angeles Department of Water […]
Fox News covered our previous work on Fresno’s pension system in a TV segment that aired today. You can watch the entire segment here.
In today’s Washington Examiner I highlight the unfair burden public pension plans impose on today’s teachers and students. A slice: CCSD could boost teacher pay, at no extra cost, if lawmakers allowed it to […]
At RealClearPolicy.com, I argue that reforming California’s terrible tenure laws will require understanding what created it, not merely wishing legislators act against their own self-interest. Because experts cite teacher quality as the most important […]
Here’s a letter to the editor I sent to the Sacramento Bee in response to Teacher tenure debate ends with too little noise, August 23. California’s teacher tenure rules — so harmful to students’ well-being […]
A new op-ed published in the Vallejo Times-Herald highlights the devastating effects that the public pension crisis can have on communities. A slice: When public pension systems miss their investment target, taxpayers are […]