OPINION: CALmatters Commentary: Coy about taxes and pension costs

Taxpayers were recently confronted with 111 local tax increase proposals on their June primary ballots, and many local officials are beginning to admit privately that exploding pension costs are the actual cause. Although many leaders continue their attempts at deceiving the public, a movement is now growing to urge state pension officials to address the escalating crisis, writes Dan Walters in the Sacramento Bee.

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