New 3-Year Pension Deal Means Pay Cut For Houston Firefighters

HOUSTON, TX – Under a deal announced Friday, the City of Houston will save nearly $80 million over the next three years by lowering payments into the Houston Firefighter’s Pension system. But the deal is only three years long and critics warn this only delays millions of dollars in payments instead of changing the system. […]

SLC Reviewing Policies After Questions About Police Chief’s Ties To Taser Company

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Salt Lake City and Fort Worth, Texas, are reviewing ethics policies after The Associated Press reported on how their police chiefs were closely linked to a company that won contracts to supply officers with body cameras. Officials in both cities said their chiefs’ relationships with Taser International didn’t violate current […]