401K http://wkyufm.org en Republican Legislative Challengers Announce Plans to Change Kentucky Lawmakers' Pensions http://wkyufm.org/post/republican-legislative-challengers-announce-plans-change-kentucky-lawmakers-pensions <p>After years of lawmakers attempting to find solutions to the state’s underfunded pension problems, a group of Republican legislative candidates are hoping to institute a plan of their own. At a news conference Wednesday at the Capitol, the majority of Republican challengers in House and Senate races endorsed a plan to put new lawmakers into a 401k style pension system. Wed, 12 Sep 2012 15:21:13 +0000 19035 at http://wkyufm.org Beshear Floating Idea of "Hybrid" Pension Plans for State/County Workers http://wkyufm.org/post/beshear-floating-idea-hybrid-pension-plans-statecounty-workers <p>Governor Steve Beshear says he's interested in a so-called hybrid approach to pension reform. Lawmakers are discussing how to fix the flailing public pension plans for state and county employees. They'll make recommendations at the end of the year. Mon, 20 Aug 2012 13:47:12 +0000 17734 at http://wkyufm.org