Our mission is to ensure that all public employees have access to a secure defined benefit pension plan.

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From the Blog

  • This Week in Pensions: June 28, 2024

    Welcome to the latest edition of This Week in Pensions! We have gathered the best stories about pensions and retirement security from the previous week. You need to know this news in the fight for a secure retirement. NPPC News…

  • The Inequity Trap: How 401(k)s Drive Earning Gaps Between Workers

    A new study from Vanguard outlines a predictable yet troubling reality: The vast majority of employer contributions to 401(k) plans benefit higher-income employees rather than their working-class counterparts. The study, conducted by economists from MIT, Yale, and the U.S. Census…

  • High Pension Stakes in the Great Lakes State
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    Michigan has a pension problem. The complicated history between the state legislature and the state’s defined benefit pension systems has contributed to public sector employee shortages, including education, public safety, public works, and other state and local government positions. But…

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Real Stories

Hear Leighton’s Story

Meet Leighton, a dedicated member of the Department of Corrections for over 19 years. Every day, individuals like him play a crucial role in maintaining the fabric of our communities. In his story, Leighton shares how his decision to stay in this challenging job was influenced by the security of his pension. Do you have a story to share about your experiences in the public sector and the importance of your pension? We’d love to hear from you!

Protect Your Future: Stand Up for Public Employee Pensions

While we have no immediate action right now, your support for defined benefit pensions remains vital. Sign up now to become part of our advocacy network dedicated to safeguarding the retirement security of those who serve our communities. By joining, you’ll receive updates on legislative developments, opportunities for engagement, and ways to advocate for fair and secure pensions for public servants. Your voice is crucial in ensuring that those who dedicate their careers to public service can retire with dignity and peace of mind. Join us in protecting the futures of our dedicated public employees. Sign up today and make a lasting impact.