For years, prescription drug prices have been rising at a dangerous rate—dangerous because high prices keep some people from buying or using the medication prescribed to them. Lack ...On March 18, 2020 / By PERA on the Issues
A digest of news from publications around the nation about finance, investing, and retirement. Colorado is forging ahead on new health care models while the nation waits | ...On March 3, 2020 / By PERA on the Issues
Colorado PERA’s Board of Trustees met on January 17, considering presentations on PERA investments, a briefing on legislative issues, an update to PERA’s Signal Light Reporting, and more. ...On January 22, 2020 / By PERA on the Issues
Two separate announcements from Governor Jared Polis in October provide early, but promising, signs that Coloradans will soon see new health care options, including plans with lower price ...On October 16, 2019 / By PERA on the Issues
Several states have, or are considering, state-sponsored retirement savings plans for private-sector employees who do not currently have access to such a plan through their employer. Senate Bill ...On May 1, 2019 / By PERA on the Issues
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