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Attacks On Pensions

Urgent Action: Tell Your Rep To Oppose SB1071 – Most Dangerous Attack On Pensions Yet

The State House is currently debating SB1071, a terrible overhaul to the State’s public pension systems, which would take Pennsylvania from having one of the best pension systems in the County, to having the 3rd worst in the nation. What’s worse is that the bill would affect both future and CURRENT employees, undermining their retirement security and likely increasing the employee contribution.  Read More
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Be Prepared To Take Action As Budget Negotiations Come To A Head

Negotiations continue over the details of a budget compromise announced a few weeks ago. The State House approved a Liquor Privatization bill that is virtually identical to the bill vetoed by Governor Wolf in June. It is expected that this bill – House Bill 1690 – will be used to privatize liquor as part of the budget negotiations. Read More