Gina Raimondo, the Democratic governor-elect in Rhode Island, once again demonstrated that good pension policy can be good politics;  pension reform may be off the table in Pennsylvania; we’ll have to wait and see whether Rauner’s support for a defined contribution plan for all new workers is about costs and cutting benefits, or whether he’s willing to craft a well-structured plan that provides retirement security to all workers.

http://www.teacherpensions.org/blog/2014-midterm-elections-pension-implications