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The Takeaway: 10 States With Biggest Pension Gaps; Is Yours On the List?

Posted on 06/19/2012 by | Brooklyn, NY | Comments

Bulletin TodayEconomists say state retirement systems should have enough in assets to cover at least 80 percent of the pension money they owe retirees, but few states meet the 80 percent requirement–and some fall far shorter. A new report from the Pew Center on the States looks at the 10 states with the biggest pension gaps as of 2010: