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Delegate Beitzel Voted In Support Of Teacher Pension Shift Bill

May 18th, 2012 by WCBC Radio

Delegate Wendell Beitzel was the only republican in the House of Delegates to vote in support of a measure this week in special session which shifts the cost of teacher pensions to local governments over the next four years. Beitzel tells WCBC News that the bill contains more than just the pension shift, and does include a provision that limits state cuts to education in Garrett and Allegany counties. He said that if the bill could have been approved during the regular session- perhaps Garrett County could have delayed decisions to close schools…

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