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July 29, 2015

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Letter to the editor:

Entitlements rob future generations

A recent Heard Elsewhere editorial from the Chicago Tribune about the failure of Congress and the Obama administration to address the entitlement programs can also apply to our local representatives who do not address public employee retirement programs.

How can these elected officials face their children and grandchildren, who will be paying for these benefits while we continue unrestrained government spending such as the train to nowhere or the new city hall?

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