Is that a wad of cash in your pocketbook, Ma’am?

police get huge pensions from state
do the police deserve these big union pensions?

Nothing like public pensions to get the arguments started in California politics! I love the cops (except for evil tasers, which I think are legal torture), but should they get THAT much money when they retire? Early?

From my weekly cartoon feature on California news & politics. Try out this California cartoon for powerpoint, state journals, newsletters, blogs, books, etc. Details here.

ID # 100712b       Caption: Yes, little girl, I promise to keep you safe. And my hefty pension, too! (Policeman talks to child as he takes money out of Mom’s purse. There is an Ice Screams truck there, too.)

Donna Barstow

Cartoonist, etc, in many dozens of magazines, newspapers, websites, and books. Picky eater, great friend, curious observer, elitist artist, midnight writer, voracious reader, omnivorous chocoholic, impatient driver, and barely adequate lover.