May 2022

  • This Week In Pensions: May 27, 2022
    This Week in Pensions

    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. This is the news you need to know in the fight for a secure retirement.…

  • Colorado Keeps Its Promise to Retirees
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    Earl Wright, co-founder of the Common Sense Institute (CSI)—a subsidiary of the Koch-funded State Policy Network–wants you to believe that Colorado public employees don’t deserve their hard-earned defined-benefit pensions. Well, Mr. Wright, we’re here to tell you that you’re wrong. …

  • Public Employee Stories: May 24, 2022

    Public employees across the nation give back to their communities in extraordinary ways every single day. From donating to food banks to helping neighbors and protecting their communities, public employees have always been there when their community needs them the…

  • This Week In Pensions: May 20, 2022
    This Week in Pensions

    Welcome to this edition of This Week in Pensions! This is the news you need to know in the fight for a secure retirement.  Here are our top stories:  Bill Huff: Switching to a defined contribution plan could solve the…

  • 2022 Legislative Recap, Part 1

    It’s that time of year again! Each year, states practice rights provided by the Tenth Amendment to hold legislative sessions where representatives meet to draft and vote on legislation and policies. Today, NPPC shares state recaps from the 2022 legislative…

  • This Week In Pensions: May 13, 2022
    This Week in Pensions

    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. This is the news you need to know in the fight for a secure retirement.…

  • Give Nurses Their Due this National Nurses Week
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    We rely on public employees every day, and nurses are no exception. The second week of May has been designated National Nurses Week by the American Nursing Association to honor the people who work tirelessly to care for their communities…

  • Public Employee Stories: May 10, 2022

    Public employees across the nation give back to their communities in extraordinary ways every single day. From donating to food banks to helping neighbors and protecting their communities, public employees have always been there when their community needs them the…

  • This Week In Pensions: May 6, 2022
    This Week in Pensions

    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. This is the news you need to know in the fight for a secure retirement.…

  • Celebrating Public Service

    Since 1985, the first week of May has been designated Public Service Recognition Week, a time to celebrate and commemorate hardworking public servants that serve in their communities each and every day. Federal, state, and local government workers all play…