RIPR News
8:44 am
Wed October 19, 2011

Pension plan unveiled

PROVIDENCE, RI – After months of talk about Rhode Island's pension crisis, the bill meant to solve that crisis was made public Tuesday at the Statehouse. The legislation is supposed to curb more than nine billion dollars in unfunded liability and ensure retirement security for public employees. As Rhode Island Public Radio political reporter Ian Donnis reports, the high-stakes battle over the pension overhaul is about to begin in earnest.

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