[ExI] Summer weather and COVID-19

Bill Hibbard hibbard at wisc.edu
Sun May 24 15:05:35 UTC 2020

Spike Jones wrote:
> Counterproposal: government workers have a base salary. If the
> fed takes in less money than necessary to pay everyone, then
> the salaries are reduced by that fraction.

That is sort of how the WI state retirement system works.
When investments are good pensions go up, when investments
are bad pensions go down. So unlike many other states, the
WI state retirement system is essentially fully funded.

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