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Public-sector pensions: Spot the odd one out

The Independent, 30 June 2011
Publié le : 30 juin 2011
 Andrew Grice and Andy McSmith 

"MPs face having to pay an extra 3.2 per cent of their salaries into their pension scheme in an attempt to avoid inflaming the dispute with public-sector unions - but even after the change, their pensions will be among the most generous in the country, and better than those available to civil servants.

"The move emerged on the eve of today's 24-hour strike by up to 750,000 teachers, lecturers and civil servants over the Government's plans to scale back their pensions. The action is expected to cause widespread disruption, closing a third of schools, partially closing another third and resulting in delays at passport controls at airports."

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