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The Right Vote on SSB 5851 is NO!

SSB 5851 IS UNNECESSARY Plans 2 and 3 are fully funded. The State of Washington already provides an excellent compensation program. Plan 3 offers an innovative hybrid plan that combines a Defined Contribution with a Defined benefit plan.  This plan was implemented to address the need for flexibility of public employees. There is a plan in place to pay back …

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Town Hall Meetings

Courtesy of Steven Kelly, Secretary for the Washington State Alliance for Retired Americans, we are forwarding the information below regarding upcoming town hall meetings by our state legislators.  Please go to for more information.  Thanks to Steve for passing along this information.   Legislators across the state are taking a break from session to hold town hall meetings in …

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Legislative Action Alert 3-6-13 – SSB 5851

On Tuesday, March 5th the Senate Rules Committee moved SSB 5851 to the floor of the Senate for possible vote.  This is a bad bill for many reasons.  We need you to call your Senators to ask them to vote no on SSB 5851.  Following are two pieces of information for you to use.  One is an information piece that …

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Legislative Day Notice – January 28, 2013

RPEC Legislative Day Notice – January 28, 2013 Monday, January 28, 2013, is the RPEC Legislative Day.  We will convene at 8:00am at the State Capitol Campus in the Legislative Building (Capital Dome building) in the Columbia Room. REGISTRATION:  Enclosed you will find a pre-registration form that needs to be filled out and returned to the Council office (either by …

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