It’s September 18 as I write this, and this is an email that arrived in my in-box earlier today: http://bit.ly/ctf180912. Please excuse the bit.ly link – the original was really long!
I will not discuss this subject here today. I encourage you to keep an eye on this story as it unfolds, as the inequity between the pension plans of MPs and working Canadians is unconscionable. And that we pay so much more than the actual MP does toward his/her pension… ?
Here is the CTV news link again if you don’t notice it in the article: http://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/conservative-mps-tackle-canadian-economy-and-their-pensions-1.958832
And the government is sounding alarm bells over the working baby boomers who are starting to retire? Very few, if any, baby boomers will be collecting pensions like these!