The emergence of COVID-19 has disrupted daily life around the world, including here in Colorado. There is much we still don’t know about this still-emerging pandemic. In a ...On March 16, 2020 / By PERA on the Issues
As the Legislature debates the details of Senate Bill 18-200, intended to improve PERA’s funded status and lower its overall risk, it is helpful to keep in mind ...On March 21, 2018 / By PERA on the Issues
New Pennsylvania study considers increased public assistance, decreased economic activity resulting from insufficient retirement savings. Insufficient retirement savings will cost the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania $14.3 billion in state ...On March 7, 2018 / By PERA on the Issues
PERA members want their retirement system to be fair and equitable. So it was no surprise to PERA staff and the Board of Trustees when, in the first ...On November 15, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
The PERA Board of Trustees has recommended reforms to PERA designed to reduce the overall risk profile of the plan and improve PERA’s funded status. In light of ...On November 1, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
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