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THEY’RE. . . BACK! We’re talking about highly paid state employees who retire, and so draw their pensions, but find their way back on the state payroll, and so draw state salaries, too. The best of both worlds! At least for said state employees. Not so much for the taxpayers, who have to pay them twice.

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Editorial, Pages 14 on 08/18/2011

Print Headline: The Unretired

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  • Barmus
    August 18, 2011 at 12:50 p.m.

    It's so hard to cut the strings that hold The Good Ole Boy Network together.

  • TomBear
    August 19, 2011 at 6:40 a.m.

    We understand now much more completely why there are vocal advocates of smaller government. Here is a prime example of "government job" abuse.

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