““Every Oregonian will feel this one,” said Deckert, president of the Oregon Business Association. “If you have a kid in school, you’re going to feel it. If you’re paying tuition, you’ll feel it. This cliff is going to be so abrupt that the economy will feel the ground shake.”
–OBA President Ryan Deckert as quoted by Matthew Kish in the May 8, 2015 Portland Business Journal cover story on the fiscal impact of the recent Oregon Supreme Court decision on PERS reforms.
Read the full story HERE
See further analysis by The Oregonian here: “PERS: The New Math” by Ted Sickinger