Editorial: Kentucky to teachers: Drop dead

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Kentucky’s legislature is poised to promise aspiring teachers an insecure old age in exchange for more years of work.

Don’t look for a stampede of highly qualified hopefuls to sign up for that.

Granted, the pension overhaul unveiled last week by Republican legislative leaders is decidedly better than what they and Gov. Matt Bevin offered last fall. Bevin’s plan would have cost more than the current system, as GOP lawmakers have recently admitted. A public backlash sent it down in flames.

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