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PERAtour

PERAtour

The PERAtour stops have completed. Visit www.PERAtour.org to learn more about what happened at the tour stops.

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Status of PERA Today (2017)

Collectively, these two decisions along with a few other smaller decisions made by the Board increased the unfunded liability by $21 billion and increased the time it would take PERA divisions to become fully funded by anywhere from 14 – 32 years depending on the division.

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Senate Bill 1

Senate Bill 1 (SB1) reforms had a significant impact on PERA’s sustainability; it went from projected to run out of money within 30-35 years to on track to reach 100% funded.

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Stapleton, Liar or Just Confused?

Walker Stapleton claims he attends 90% of PERA Board Meetings. We did some research – in his tenure as Treasurer, Walker has attended only 53% of the PERA Board Meetings, and even then often didn’t stay for the whole meeting.

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What is WEP?

Here are the basics of what you need to know about Windfall Elimination Program, thanks to our partners at the National Education Association.