Oklahoma firefighters rally against consolidating state pension boards

About 400 firefighters showed up outside the Oklahoma Capitol to oppose a plan to consolidate state pension boards. The plan has the support of the governor and state treasurer.

BY MICHAEL MCNUTT Published: March 19, 2013
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Hundreds of firefighters from across Oklahoma rallied Monday to show opposition to efforts to consolidate the staff, boards and offices of several pension plans into one and legislation to change the state workers’ compensation court into an administrative system, which they said would reduce benefits.

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