Media and Bloggers Highlight Coming Pension Battle

In advance of Monday’s vote on HB 2497, the Union Pension Bailout—and afraid folks would be caught unaware of this lame-duck effort—the Commonwealth Foundation issued an action alert; highlighted 13 reasons to oppose HB 2497; posted related information on our blog; and held a conference call open to the media, citizens, and lawmakers. After a flurry of stories and editorials, blog posts, and alerts this weekend, ignorance of the legislation cannot be an excuse:

Bloggers too have weighed in on the debate, helping to raise citizen awareness: