John A. Olszewski, Sr.

Another chance for Kamenetz to do the right — and politically expedient — thing

Another chance for Kamenetz to do the right — and politically expedient — thing

Our view: The Baltimore County executive should support legislation to abolish a sweetheart pension deal that will net him $384,000 when he leaves office

Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamentz did the right thing recently in rescinding a policy that allowed a small circle of his top aides and department heads to collect lump-sum payouts ranging into the six figures when they leave county service. Now he needs to do the right thing and support a change to a county law that will do the same for him.

Seven years ago, when he was a county councilman, Mr. Kamenetz voted in favor of an amendment to a pension reform bill that allows...

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