Eastman Blasts Campaign Rival Cooley Over Pension ‘Double Dipping’
By KENNETH OFGANG, Staff Writer, Los Angeles Metropolitan News
Los Angeles District Attorney Steve Cooley stands to collect more than 0,000 in combined salary and retirement benefits if elected attorney general next year, making him “the poster boy for abuse of the pension system,” an opponent charged yesterday.
John Eastman, former dean of the Chapman University School of Law and one of three candidates in the June 8 Republican primary for attorney general, cited an item in yesterday’s CalWatchDog blog, which is associated with the conservative Pacific Research Institute.
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