Gov. Walker Claims Pensions, Health Care Benefits Were "The Only Changes We Made" For Public Workers

September 26, 2011 11:50 am ET

From the September 26, 2011, edition of MSNBC's Morning Joe:

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GOV. SCOTT WALKER: The only changes we made were actually asking all public employees, including teachers, to pay a little bit more for pension, a little bit more for health care, just like I do as well, as did the lawmakers who voted for this.


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