After years of not setting aside enough money, state pension funds are looking at a $1 trillion shortfall in what they owe workers in benefits, according to a new analysis from The Pew Charitable Trusts.

Question. Why give politicians, bureaucrats, and government in general at all levels more power? They have not shown the ability to manage the responsibilities they already have.

Government at all levels is susceptible to special interests to bend the government to their benefit.