Tuesday, September 09, 2008

Burris Seeks Sales Tax Fix For Police Fire Pension Shortfall

This just in from the SN-L: “Maybe part of a package solution is one where everybody is contributing — police and fire contribute a little more, the city is contributing more, taxpayers are contributing a little more — and we can identify some time range that this solution will sunset after X number of years.” (said Burris)

Read Wes Johnson's story here

1 comment:

d5thouta5 said...

wow, the problems faced by Spfld, Mo. are no differnet from any other metropolis these days... I hope that the powers that be realize that the firefighters and the police officers are the ONLY ones that are committed....use the bacon and egg story, who is involved and who is committed... I hope that your voters remember to protect those that protect them...