March 2017

How Does the Senate Budget Address State Workforce Issues?

Posted on 3/29/2017
The outlook for active and retired state employees in the budget passed by the Senate March 28 is mixed given the realities of the financial shortfall facing lawmakers.

Q-and-A with ERS Board Candidate Benito Ybarra

Posted on 3/28/2017
Active and retired state employees have an important vote to cast between March 10 and April 14: their vote for the next elected member of the Employees Retirement System Board of Trustees.

Status Report on SB 1750 and SB 1751 by Bettencourt

Posted on 3/20/2017
TPEA is speaking to key legislators about these bills and reiterating our opposition to creating a 401(k)-style retirement plan for state employees.

Your Guide to the 2017 ERS Board Election

Posted on 3/8/2017
From March 10–April 14, active and retired state employees will have the opportunity to vote for the next elected member of the ERS Board of Trustees.