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Public officials need retirement benefits too

September 20, 2010

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KARYN POLITO, Republican candidate for treasurer, proposes eliminating state pension plans for newly elected state officials (“ Polito launches first ad in Mass. treasurer’s race ,’’ boston.com, Sept. 15). This would only discourage most ordinary citizens from running for public office. We of the middle and working classes are compelled to take jobs that provide future security in the form ... (Full article: 104 words)

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