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States’ pension woes split democrats and union allies

A $1 trillion U.S. pension gap is dividing two longtime allies: Democrats and unions. Left-leaning politicians from Rhode Island to California are increasingly supporting more aggressive overhauls of government pension benefits despite opposition from labor officials, traditionally one of the Democratic Party‚Äôs biggest policy and electoral supporters. The erosion of […]