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Senate Proceeding on Jun 4th, 2009 :: 1:11:20 to 1:14:04
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Jon Kyl

1:11:16 to 1:11:23( Edit History Discussion )

Jon Kyl: they will, therefore, retire all. our amendment would fix this

Joseph Lieberman

1:11:20 to 1:14:04( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joseph Lieberman

Joseph Lieberman

1:11:24 to 1:11:44( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: problem by using the rate of salary, for determining the entire amount of the employees' annuity and that would remove the seven that now exists. the second provision in our amendment would correct an injustice in calculating the retirement dates and benefits

Joseph Lieberman

1:11:45 to 1:12:06( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: for nonjudicial employees of the d.c. court and offender and the d.c. public service. these are fair and just corrections. another important provision in the amendment would equalize the treatment of civil service retirement system

Joseph Lieberman

1:12:07 to 1:12:27( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: with trement of participants in the newer federal employees retireme the average american, this vocabulary is probably in the too to the millions of federal employees, the difference between the

Joseph Lieberman

1:12:28 to 1:12:48( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: quite well the provision allows for participants to apply unused sick leave in determining their length of service for the purposes of computing the amount of retirement benefit something civil service retirement system to do.

Joseph Lieberman

1:12:49 to 1:13:09( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: that is an inequity that amendment would eliminate. the amendment also provides relief to secret service agents and officers who have lost out tens of thousands of dollars this retirement benefits because they did not receive what they

Joseph Lieberman

1:13:10 to 1:13:31( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: were promised withi when hired. this provision restores this small group of agents and officers to the retirement system that they were promised and paid into over 22 years ago. we ask so much of the men and women of the secret service that

Joseph Lieberman

1:13:32 to 1:13:54( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: we should treat them fairly. finally, our amendment incorporates those two additional bipartisan refor of the federal pay and benefit system that our homeland security committee, government affairs committee, recently approved without dissent. first, the amendment incorporates a bill introduced

Joseph Lieberman

1:13:55 to 1:14:05( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: as s. 507 by senator aka who i know is on the floor and i believe may speak on this within i'm done, cosponsored by senators murkowski,

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