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PRC letters in support of multiemployer legislation introduced by Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Congressman Richard Neal (D-MA)

Speech, Statement, Letter, or Comment

The Pension Rights Center sent a letter to U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH), expressing its support for the Butch Lewis Act of 2017. Read the letter here [PDF].

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Letter to U.S. House of Representatives leadership urging a "no" vote on the Congressional Review Act Resolutions to overturn the Department of Labor’s common sense rule on “Savings Arrangements Established by States for Non-Governmental Employees

Speech, Statement, Letter, or Comment

The Pension Rights Center sent a letter to key leadership in the U.S. House of Representatives urging them to vote against two resolutions that would overturn the common-sense rule issued by the Department of Labor in 2016 to expand retirement savings opportunities for private-sector workers who are not covered by an employer-sponsored retirement plan, such as a traditional pension or 401(k) plan.

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Joint letter to Congress on threats posed by proposed "composite" multiemployer pension plans (September 8, 2016)

Speech, Statement, Letter, or Comment

the Pension Rights Center joined with retiree and labor organizations by sending a letter to the U.S. House of Representatives expressing extreme opposition to draft legislation that would create a new type of pension plan called a “composite” multiemployer plan.

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PRC letter in support of the Pension Accountability Act (October 22, 2015)

Speech, Statement, Letter, or Comment

The Pension Rights Center sent a letter to U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio), expressing its support for Senator Portman's Pension Accountability Act (S. 2147).

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PRC letter in support of the Women's Pension Protection Act of 2015 (October 22, 2015)

Speech, Statement, Letter, or Comment

The Pension Rights Center sent a letter to U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-Wash.), expressing its support for S. 2110, the Women's Pension Protection Act of 2015.

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PRC letter to Pensions & Investments responding to editorial about the Keep Our Pension Promises Act (July 13, 2015 -- UPDATED)

Speech, Statement, Letter, or Comment

The Pension Rights Center sent a letter to the editor of Pensions & Investments, in response to its negative editorial on the Keep Our Pension Promises Act of 2015.

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Save Our Retirement group letter to DOL Secretary Perez, telling him not to extend fiduciary comment period (May 8, 2015)

Speech, Statement, Letter, or Comment

On May 8, the organizations that make up the Save Our Retirement coalition sent a letter to Labor Secretary Tom Perez, urging him not to give in to industry demands that the comment period for the proposed fiduciary regulations be extended.

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PRC letter to Congress opposing "stealth" provisions that would cut retiree benefits in multiemployer plans (December 3, 2014)

Speech, Statement, Letter, or Comment

The Pension Rights Center sent a letter to every member of Congress, urging them to oppose measures that would allow certain multiemployer plans to cut the earned benefits of retirees.

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PRC letter to OMB, supporting the collection of additional information from terminating pension plans (November 18, 2014)

Speech, Statement, Letter, or Comment

The Pension Rights Center sent a brief letter to the Office of Management and Budget in support of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation’s request to require addi

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