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Senator Tom Coburn Of Oklahoma Says He’ll Retire At End Of The Year

By Lisa Mascaro and Michael A. Memoli Tribune Washington Bureau (MCT) WASHINGTON—Republican Sen. Tom Coburn said late Thursday that he will leave Congress at the end of this session, two years before his term expires. The Oklahoma senator who pioneered budget slashing before the ascent of the tea party has been battling cancer, but had […]

January 17, 2014

Disgraced politician? Out of a job? Not a problem in Ohio.

Ohio’s pension system is “so open” that it allows government officials who committed crimes in office to retire with lucrative pensions.

June 14, 2011