More later, but the committee voted 4-3 to leave things the way they are for now.
The four votes for the status quo came from union reps. The three no votes were from city Treasurer Bill Veits, Finance Chairman Rich Miecznikowski and T.J. Barnes, the GASB 45 Committee chairman.
But there was a clear indication that the unions are willing to consider using some of the pension money to pay for medical care for retirees so it may happen someday, especially if the stock market rebounds.
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