Archive for July, 2019

July 15, 2019

Kentucky: A Historical Look at Public Pensions

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin has called a special session of the legislature to begin on July 19, 2019.  Here at NPPC, we wanted to provide some historical context as to how Kentucky’s public pension systems ended up in their current …

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July 15, 2019

Share Your Story: Denise

Throughout the summer, NPPC will be sharing the stories of retired and current public employees, told in their own words.

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July 12, 2019

This Week in Pensions: July 12, 2019

Welcome to the latest edition of This Week in Pensions! As we do most weeks, we have gathered the best stories about pensions and retirement security from the previous week. This is the news you need to know in the …

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July 10, 2019

Why Are Some Pension Employees Not In Social Security?

This week, we’re reposting a blog post from 2017 where we discussed why certain public employees do not receive Social Security. When most Americans begin to prepare for retirement, they count on Social Security to form the bedrock of their …

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July 5, 2019

Pensions in the Papers

This week, we’re highlighting a few op-eds that our coalitions helped publish in their local papers during this year’s legislative session.  Public pensions boost Arizona’s local economies: This op-ed, written by Dora Vasquez, a former employee of the city of …

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