HB19-1270

PERA Public Employees’ Retirement Association Board Assess Climate-related Financial Risks Concerning a requirement that the board of trustees of the public employees’ retirement association take certain actions in connection with climate-related financial risks to the various trust funds managed by the association. Secure PERA did not take a position on this bill. This bill was […]

HB19-1217

PERA Public Employees’ Retirement Association Local Government Division Member Contribution Rate Concerning the elimination of the two percent increase in the member contribution rate to the public employees’ retirement association for members in the local government division of the association. Secure PERA originally took an amend position on this legislation because the coalition was concerned […]

Pensions on Main Street

Pensions on Main Street

Pensions have a major economic benefit for Colorado.  Pensions have benefits not just for the retirees but for every dollar they spend it creates $2.13 in economic activity. 

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.

SB 200 Final Version

Here is what the Colorado Assembly passed late Wednesday night with less than an hour left in the session.