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National coalition fighting to protect the pensions of public employees.
National coalition fighting to protect the pensions of public employees.

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We're less than one month and 190 tweets into Donald Trump's presidency. When it comes to retirement security, the early signs are troubling.

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When the Omaha Chief of Police says that he needs pensions to recruit and retain officers, the state needs to listen.

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In addition to racking up labor violations, Puzder's company refused to make contributions to their stingy 401(k) plan for employees.

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401(k)-style defined contribution plans = retirement insecurity 
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“A pension is pretty valuable.”

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“The great lie is that the 401(k) was capable of replacing the old system of pensions"

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In short, the Dallas Police and Fire situation is an extreme case and tells us little about public plans in general.

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"Public employees agreed to terms when they signed on; retirement plans should honor those terms to deliver on the contract." 

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Pensions help attract and retain talented workers - the kind of people you want to be there when you need them most.
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Workers fight back in Michigan, big gains in Alabama and the repercussions of Act 10 in Wisconsin. These are this week's top pension stories.
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