Newspaper Articles – Ed Ring

Two Tales of a City: How Detroit Transcended Ideology to Reform Pensions

Traveling through suburban Detroit, a sprawling city of 143 square miles whose population has dropped from nearly two million to less than 700,000, you can often imagine you are in rural Tennessee.

Pay and Perks Top $220,000 for Redondo Beach, Calif. Firefighters

“If you say you can’t afford it, prove it. If you can’t prove it, pay up. We’re not being greedy here.

GASB Closing Loopholes that Created Illusions of Pensions Solvency

What if most of the public employee compensation enhancements of the past decade or more in California were based on inaccurately optimistic government financial statements?