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Old 04-16-2006, 11:57 AM   #46  
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Originally Posted by Jetdriver
Anyway, right from TN's lips, he wants to raise the retirement benefit of those who have already retired. Not the over 60 folks working in the back seat, but people who retired and are no longer on the payrol(and no longer paying union dues). I realize they definitely got a crappy A plan ,BUT, what are you willing to give up to give these non-dues paying guys a better quality of life? I'd be willing to consider it, but it would be pretty freakin' low on my wishlist.
Mine too. Those guys had a chance to raise their retirement every time a contract came up while they were here. They chose to leave rather than fly FE hoping for a better day. Something about making your bed and lying in comes to mind
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