Five years into the battle over the Jacksonville Police and Fire Pension Fund, a new "Charitable" Foundation has arrived in Jacksonville to give the city a free hand in trying to acquire money in the fund.
The Pew Foundation inserted itself into Jacksonville's pension issue in late September with the offer of a "Free Analysis" of the pension and help with providing a solution to the problem. Backed by billionaire Enron executive John Arnold, Pew has all the answers but no solutions.
Pew's attempts at undermining America's retirement security have been brought to light recently in Dave Sirota's stunning investigative report: "The Plot Against Pensions" Read Here
Pew Gives Pension Report.....With The Wrong Information. Read Here
Kentucky Legislators Warn- "Pew Good At Politics, Not Policy". Read Here
The Problem With Pew- An In-Depth Analysis of Pew's Agenda- Read Here
Matt Taibbi On The Looting Of Pension Funds