It is important to continue outreach to Congressional offices to urge support of the Butch Lewis Act (HR 4444/ S. 2147). HR 4444/ S. 2147 is the only plan that will provide a path to financial health for troubled pension plans, alleviate pressure on the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, and ensure that retirees and future retirees receive all of the benefits that they earned.
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Please be advised, there will be two Contract Ratification Meetings for ALL ABF Freight Bargaining Unit Employees.
Date: Friday, April 20th
Time: 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Place: Teamsters Local 745
1007 Jonelle St.
Dallas, TX 75217
(WASHINGTON) – Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) shared his belief that the Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans will find a solution to the growing pension crisis this year during his remarks at the National Press Club.
Brown, who co-chairs the bipartisan committee with Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT), spoke at length about what was at stake if Congress did not pass legislation to address a pension crisis that would impact millions of retired and active workers.Click here to read the full release.
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