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

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

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 [...]

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

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

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 [...]

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

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

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 [...]