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THANK YOU! You did it! New York State Retirement Plan Changes
Attention UPSEU Members in New York State – Calling on Legislators to Fix Tier 6
UPSEU is urging our members in New York State to call on your local legislators to fix Tier 6 of the Employees’ Retirement System, which went into effect in 2012. Unfortunately, Tier 6 requires local government and state employees in New York State to pay more for their retirement for a longer period, only to a receive significantly smaller benefit than employees in other pension tiers.
Many of our hardworking and dedicated members have pensions covered under Tier 6 and UPSEU believes strongly that Tier 6 needs to be fixed immediately, which would bring equity with the other tiers of the Employee’s Retirement System. Read More...
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