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Bill Modestly Cutting Oregon Public Employee Pensions Narrowly Passes House After Initial Failure

Willamette Week By Nigel Jaquiss SB 1049 includes extension of time for paying down the unfunded pension liability and contributions from public employees toward their pensions. The Oregon House this [...]

2019-07-28T10:46:21-08:00May 30th, 2019|News Articles|

Bill Aimed at Reducing Public Pension Costs Passes Oregon Senate on Bipartisan Vote

By Nigel Jacquiss | Willamette Week The Oregon Senate today passed Senate Bill 1049, a measure aimed at reducing the current cost of paying down the state's unfunded public pension [...]

2019-05-28T12:10:38-08:00May 23rd, 2019|News Articles|

Public employees hate lawmakers’ PERS plan; businesses and employers give a tentative nod

The Oregonian By Ted Sickinger Democrats appear to have lined up resigned support among business groups and public employers for their strategy to rein in the escalating costs of Oregon’s [...]

2019-05-27T17:39:19-08:00May 15th, 2019|News Articles|