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San Diego Considers Options to Avoid Bankruptcy


San Diego Considers Options to Avoid Bankruptcy

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San Diego City Council Member Carl DeMaio says that retirement benefits for city workers are at unsustainable levels and are driving the city to insolvency or bankruptcy. In this interview with Fox Business, DeMaio blames the citys powerful unions and says the city must take drastic action to avoid insolvency.
Material Type: Presentation
Technical Format: Video
Date Added to MERLOT: July 06, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: June 05, 2012
Submitter: Lisa Lewin
Keywords: unions, payroll, benefit, 401(k), public policy, vested, carl demaio, interviews, business, retirement, financial management, buy out, public administration, contribution, government, insolvency, video, crisis management, defined, health care, california, san diego, north america, bankruptcy, economics, finance, pension, management, budget crisis, taxes, discretionary


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Primary Audience: College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States


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