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.)