Steven Greenhut

Steven Greenhut is director of the Pacific Research Institute's journalism center.  He was deputy editor and columnist for The Orange County Register for 11 years. He is author of the new book, “Plunder! How Public Employee Unions are Raiding Treasuries, Controlling Our Lives and Bankrupting the Nation.”


    More pension abuses, not enough reform ideas

    The Pacific Research Institute | by Steven Greenhut, Steven Greenhut | December 4, 2010

    We're still a long way from reform, but the more the public learns of abuses the more supportive it may become of real reform.


    Seriously folks, these folks aren't

    by Steven Greenhut | June 1, 2010

    There is virtually no chance a California state budget will pass by the constitutional deadline and absolutely no chance that any substantial reforms will pass - the type of things that do more than kick the can down the road.  Where are the serious men and women? Where are the leaders? Sadly, you won't find many of them in the increasingly unserious state of California.