News

December 7, 2018
Deseret News: Guest opinion: America is depending on Sen. Hatch

December 4, 2018
American Action Forum: The Problems Facing Multiemployer Pensions

December 4, 2018
The Ohio Star: Ohio’s Sherrod Brown and Utah’s Orrin Hatch: ‘It Will Not Be Possible to Finalize Bipartisan Agreement’ on Pension Crisis That Could ‘Erase’ Economic Gains

November 29, 2018
American Action Forum: Issues In Multiemployer Pensions: Withdrawal Liability

November 26, 2018
Tennessee Chamber: Letter to Roe

November 21, 2018
JP Morgan: The single biggest problem for multiemployer pension plans

November 14, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Time for Brown to help solve issues with national pension plans

November 13, 2018
The Bryan Times: Spangler employees featured in pension ad

November 7, 2018
Holland Sentinel: Pension fund needs fast, fair solution

November 2, 2018
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: https://www.post-gazette.com/business/money/2018/11/02/Teamsters-pension-fund-proposes-30-percent-cut-in-benefits/stories/201811020111
November 1, 2018
Politico Morning Shift: It’s Getting Worse

November 1, 2018
Cheiron: Cheiron Study finds 121 multiemployer pension plans may fail within 20 years

November 1, 2018
Pensions&Investments: List of struggling multiemployer plans grows in 2018

October 26, 2018
Commentary: Averting the Multiemployer Pension Solvency Crisis

October 26, 2018
Press Release: POWER! Urges President Trump to Help Save Pensions for North Carolina Workers

October 24, 2018
Press Release: POWER! Praises Ohio Roundtable on Multiemployer Pension Plan Crisis

October 23, 2018
Workday Minnesota: As MN CD 3 Race Heats Up, Seniors Sponsor Candidate Forum

October 19, 2018
Ohio Valley ReSource: Pensions At The Polls: Will Concern Over Shaky Plans Show Up On Election Day?

October 11, 2018
Podcast: Connie Mack IV, Former Congressman from Florida – On the Multiemployer Pension Plans crisis

October 10, 2018
Podcast: Connie Mack IV, Former Republican Member of Congress from Florida, Chairman of Protect Our Earned Workers Retirement

October 9, 2018
Herald-Star: ArcelorMittal negotiations continue

October 9, 2018
Herald-Star: Strike over for D.W. Dickey drivers

October 8, 2018
Press Release: Tiberi Statement

September 19, 2018
AEI: Multiemployer pension hole keeps getting deeper

September 18, 2018
Chief Investment Officer: The Crisis Facing Multiemployer Pension Plans

September 17, 2018
Politico: Trump Flipped Ohio in 2016. Can Dems Flip It in 2018 By Going Old School?

September 17, 2018
Chief Investment Officer: CBO Finds Butch Lewis Act Costs Much Less than Expected

September 16, 2018
Daily Memphian: Central States’ failure could impact thousands of Mid-South retirees

September 13, 2018
Planadvisor: Butch Lewis Act Would Cost ‘Just $34 Billion,’ Dems Argue

August 31, 2018
Press Release: Statement of Connie Mack IV, POWER! Coalition Chairman

July 20, 2018
Bloomberg BNA: Retirees, Workers Use Rally to Sound Off on Underfunded Pensions

July 20, 2018
PRNewswire: Hoffa Joins U.S. Reps., Union Leaders, Retirees At Town Hall To Protect Pensions

July 20, 2018
Detroit News: Pensioners share concerns with Pelosi, other lawmakers

July 20, 2018
Detroit Free Press: These retirees fear deep cuts to their pensions

July 16, 2018
American Action Forum: Multiemployer Pension Financing And Federal Policy

July 14, 2018
WOSU Radio Ohio Senators Lead Congressional Meeting To Address Looming Pension Crisis

July 13, 2018
Cleveland: Congressional committee hears ideas, concerns about pension fix at Columbus meeting

July 13, 2018
The Blade: Congressional committee hears pleas from retirees

July 13, 2018
Press Release: Statement of Connie Mack IV, POWER! Coalition Chairman

July 13, 2018
ABC 6 News: Combining forces: Sherrod Brown talks about hearing on pension crisis

June 20, 2018
Connie Mack IV Opinion: The tens of thousands of Ohioans in imperiled multiemployer pensions need Congress to put aside the partisanship

June 14, 2018
Press Release: Statement of Connie Mack IV, POWER! Coalition Chairman, on the 6-13 Meeting of the Joint Select Committee

May 18, 2018
The Cap Times: Joy Napierala: Join coalition to protect multiemployer pensions

May 14, 2018
Press Release: POWER! Coalition Continues to Grow, Adds Dairy Farmers of America, Distributors Terminal, and Chappell & Zimmerman Inc. to Its Ranks

May 12, 2018
WDAY 6: Heitkamp, Smith give update on pension crisis

April 24, 2018
LTE: Cadillac News: Protect our workers’ earned retirement

April 19, 2018
Press Release: POWER! Coalition Adds DHL, UPS, and Parke Warehouses

April 19, 2018
Press Release: Statement of Connie Mack IV, POWER! Coalition Chairman

April 16, 2018
InsideResources: A Chance to Get It Right by Connie Mack IV

April 6, 2018
The Times Herald: Congress must rescue pensions this year

April 3, 2018
Press Release: POWER! Adds Three New Members

March 29, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Something must be done to protect pensions

March 29, 2018
Washington Post: Trouble in candy land – How Peeps, pensions and a lawsuit threaten to upend the American retirement system

March 21, 2018
Press Release: POWER! Adds Two New Members

March 5, 2018
Press Release: POWER! Names Connie Mack National Chairman

March 4, 2018
Terre Haute Tribune Star – IN: Retirees seek fair treatment

February 18, 2018
New York Times: 1.5 Million Retirees Await Congressional Fix for a Pension Time Bomb

February 12, 2018
(2nd letter down) Terre Haute Tribune Star – IN: Industries must commit to funding pensions

February 11, 2018
(2nd letter down) Terre Haute Tribune Star – IN: Pensions are key for many retirees

February 9, 2018
Democrat & Chronicle – NY: Our nation must fix its pension crisis

February 8, 2018
The Reporter-Times – IN: Pensions are in danger

January 16, 2018
(2nd letter down) Pharos-Tribune Logansport – IN: Retirement being ripped away from many Americans

January 8, 2018
Hudson Valley One – NY: Commentary: Save our retirements!

January 3, 2018
(4th letter down) Elkhart Truth – IN: Protecting pension plans a priority

December 27, 2017
Terre Haute Tribune Star – IN: A fairness matter for employees

December 22, 2017
Port Huron Times Herald – MI: Congress must act to protect our pensions

December 22, 2017
The Herald Bulletin – IN: Multi-employer pension fund in crisis

December 20, 2017
Courier & Press – IN: Shine a light on retirees’ challenges

December 20, 2017
(3rd letter down) IN: Pensions are in jeopardy

December 19, 2017
US Chamber: The Multiemployer Pension Plan Crisis: The History, Legislation, and What’s Next?

December 17, 2017
(2nd letter down) IN: Pensions are in jeopardy

December 15, 2017
Stevens Point City Times – WIPensions Face Dire Circumstances

December 11, 2017
Looming pension shortfalls to complicate next shutdown fight

December 8, 2017
(7th letter down) MI: These pension plans need a rescue

December 6, 2017
(4th letter down) IN: Action needed to protect pensions

December 5, 2017
MO – Missouri Times: OPINION: Retirees in Missouri at risk of slashed pension funds, Congress must act

December 1, 2017
NY – Buffalo News: Another Voice: Angry workers unite to restore pension benefits

November 28, 2017
IN – Terre Haute Tribute Star: Pension issues getting worse

November 22, 2017
WI – The Northwoods River News: Reader concerned about pension

November 15, 2017
The Herald Bulletin: Multiemployer pension plans in trouble

November 12, 2017
The Elkhart Truth: Pension Plans Need Support

November 7, 2017
US Treasury Approves MPRA Benefits Reduction for Michigan Pension

October 23, 2017
Teamsters pension plan warns thousands of beneficiaries that the checks may get smaller

October 20, 2017
Credit for multiemployer plans could cost $7 billion, report says

July 31, 2017
Teamsters shift from fighting pension cuts to finding a resolution