Articles in Category: 'LeRoy Collins Institute'

By: Ed Dean | Posted: April 27, 2015 10:11 AM

Welcome to The Dean's List, an Ed Dean-style look at who Florida's political achievers were (and weren't) in the last seven days. What you see here is strictly my opinion, not necessarily the editor's or the rest of the staff at Sunshine State News.

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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: August 7, 2012 3:55 AM
There are reported instances of retired public employees being paid more than those still working 40 hours per week, and if current trends persist, there will be more. 
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Florida Pension Funds: City by City

City Name Participant Type Grade Annual Cost per Participant
Altamonte Springs General Only B $5,471
Altamonte Springs Police Only C $11,791
Apopka Police Only A $11,805
Apopka General Only B $5,622
Apopka Firefighter
By: Nancy Smith | Posted: February 10, 2011 3:55 AM

"California, here we come." Unless it's vacation you're talking about, you don't want to hear that and you don't want to go there.

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