L.A. pension reforms:
in the Nov. 9 LATExtra section about Los Angeles mayoral candidate and Councilwoman Jan Perry's plan to reform the city's pension system referred to a plan by former Mayor Richard Riordan to cut retirement costs by shifting city employees to 401(k)-style retirement accounts. Under that plan, only new employees would be shifted. Current employees would keep their pensions.
In the Nov. 10 Sports section, a