The saying there are two sides to every story seems particularly true for a heated topic like pension form. It isn’t always easy to cut through the rhetoric lobbed from opposing sides when half-truths frame the debate. So Governing Magazine has decided to debunk the fallacies, misrepresentations, and myths that float out there. In total, the truth -- or lack thereof -- of 12 common statements are examined to set the record straight:
"1. "The pension mess was caused by greedy people (from the other side), not us."