The Empire Center examines Albany’s OPEB iceberg as it gets bigger.  “The liability for other post-employment benefits, or OPEB, reflects the net present value of continuing state health insurance coverage available to all employees who retire directly from a state government payroll after at least 10 years of service.”  The growing deficit affects all New York State taxpayers and must be rectified.

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The Empire Center examines Albany’s OPEB iceberg as it gets bigger.  “The liability for other post-employment benefits, or OPEB, reflects the net present value of continuing state health insurance coverage available to all employees who retire directly from a state government payroll after at least 10 years of service.”  The growing deficit affects all New York State taxpayers and must be rectified.

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