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SSB 6340 COLA Bill Passes Senate!

SSB 6340 – a one-time increase to the PERS and TRS Plans 1 member monthly benefits of 2 percent up to a maximum of $62.50, just passed the Senate – 48 yeas, 0 nays, 1 excused. Thank you to all who took the time to urge their Senator to push this bill forward. Video of the Senate floor action can …

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RPEC Weekly ACTION Newsletter – 2-9-2018

In This Edition RPEC Legislative Day Success WA State Legislative Bill Summary Congress Delivers Budget Deal Overnight   RPEC Legislative Day Success RPEC members and WEA-Retired joined forces for a fantastic Lobby Day. The over 200 attendees had meetings with 85% of all legislators and/or their staff.  These meetings took place right before the cutoff deadline for all fiscal bills going …

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RPEC Weekly ACTION Newsletter – 1-19-2018

RPEC Weekly ACTION Newsletter – 1-19-2018 In This Edition Plan 1 COLA ACTION ALERT WA State Legislative Bill Summary Hearing Aid Bill Passes WA Senate UnitedHealthcare Profits Double in 2017, Will Increase in 2018 Capitol Construction Budget Passed Plan 1 COLA ACTION ALERT We have good news! Bills on a Plan 1 COLA are moving in both chambers of the …

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