State Senator Julian Garrett

State Senator Julian Garrett

I have been very disappointed to see the recent scare tactics used by Democrats claiming that IPERS is at risk because of the property tax reform that the Legislature passed. For most of my life Democrats have claimed during election campaigns that Republicans were going to take away social security. The tactic seems to work because it is used over and over again. Obviously we still have Social sScurity. Now we see the same tactic concerning IPERS. Let’s look at the facts. IPERS is mandatory for most public employers. Here is an excerpt from the IPERS Manuel:         

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