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Tait’s Usually a Lone Vote “No” Against Anaheim’s Public Employee Unions

Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait (Photo: Chris Prevatt)

Last fall, we documented how Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait lent his name to a ballot measure aimed at reforming pensions for public employees. The measure, begun by San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed, a Democrat, would essentially allow public employers to unilaterally cut the retirement benefits of school teachers, police officers, firefighters, even school bus drivers…