Texas House approves bill to save Dallas Police and Fire Pension System

Texas House approves bill to save Dallas Police and Fire Pension System

Special Contributor AUSTIN — Efforts to save the failing Dallas Police and Fire Pension System from insolvency have taken months of lobbying, tense negotiations, legal action and fiery rhetoric. The city’s credit ratings have dropped several times. Hundreds of police officers and firefighters have walked out the door, along with hundreds of millions of dollars from the pension system. But on Wednesday, it took fewer than 10 minutes for the state House of Representatives to…

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