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Little-known Provision in Federal Pension Program May Prevent Some From Getting Benefits

02/03/2009

Pension Rights Center Asks Obama Administration to Notify Workers of Potential Risk

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PENSION RIGHTS CENTER SUBMITS A CONSUMER AGENDA FOR RETIREMENT SECURITY TO OBAMA TRANSITION TEAM

12/17/2008

WASHINGTON – In advance of President-elect Obama taking office, the Pension Rights Center has created a Consumer Agenda for Retirement Security, a list of recommendations for improving current retirement programs.  The Agenda, which has been submitted to the Obama transition team, includes 40 distinct legislativ

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Pension Rights Center Calls for Increased 401(k) Fee Disclosure

09/17/2008

WASHINGTON – At a Senate hearing today, the Pension Rights Center called for increased disclosure of the fees associated with 401(k) plans.

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PENSION RIGHTS CENTER APPLAUDS TREASURY RULING BARRING PENSION PLAN BUYOUTS

08/07/2008

WASHINGTON – In a clear victory for workers and retirees, the Department of the Treasury has issued a ruling ensuring that pension money will continue to be invested solely in the interests of workers, retirees and their families – and not to the benefit of financial institutions.

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Pension Rights Center Asks Congress to Protect Workers’ Retirement Security in Corporate Bankruptcies

06/05/2008

WASHINGTON – At a Congressional hearing today, the Pension Rights Center expressed its support for a bill that would stop companies from abusing bankruptcy laws to escape their pension obligations.  Testifying on H.R.

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Retirement Security of Thousands Jeopardized by Treasury Action

04/09/2008

Pension Rights Center Seeks Withdrawal of Cash-Balance Ruling

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PENSION CUTBACK NOTICES NO APRIL FOOL'S JOKE

04/01/2008

New Fact Sheets Help Workers Understand Possible Benefit Cuts

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The Pension Rights Center Mourns the Death of Senator Howard Metzenbaum

03/13/2008

WASHINGTON – The Pension Rights Center issued the following statement on the death of former Senator Howard Metzenbaum.  The Senator, who was honored as a "Pension Champion" at the Center's 20th anniversary celebration in 1996, died yesterday at the age of 90.

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Pension Rights Center Statement on the Supreme Court's Decision in LaRue v. DeWolff

02/20/2008

WASHINGTON – The Pension Rights Center is pleased by today's decision by the Supreme Court in LaRue v.

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