National Support for WEP Reform Grows

The following state and national public retiree associations, public employee unions and retirement advocacy organizations have each publicly endorsed H.R. 2337, Congressman Richard Neal's Social Security WEP reform proposal.

Endorsements of the Public Servants Protection & Fairness Act of 2021 (HR 2337)

National groups:

  1. Alliance for Retired Americans (ARA)
  2. American Federation of Teachers (AFT)
  3. Fraternal Order of Police (FOP)
  4. International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF)
  5. International Union of Police Associations (IUPA)
  6. National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE)
  7. National Association of Government Employees (NAGE)
  8. National Association of Retired ASCS/FSA Office Employees (RASCOE)
  9. National Association of Police Organizations (NAPO)
  10. National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare (NCPSSM)
  11. National Conference of State Social Security Administrators (NCSSSA)
  12. National Education Association (NEA)
  13. National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA)
  14. Public Retirees Alliance
  15. Service Employees International Union (SEIU)
  16. Social Security Works
  17. United Postmasters and Managers of America (UPMA)

State and local groups – Massachusetts:

  1. Mass Retirees
  2. AFT-Massachusetts 
  3. Massachusetts Coalition of Police (Mass COP)
  4. Massachusetts Correction Officers Federated Union (MCOFU)
  5. Massachusetts Organization of State Engineers and Scientists (MOSES)
  6. Massachusetts Teachers Association
  7. Professional Fire Fighters of Massachusetts (PFFM)
  8. Retired Educators Association of Massachusetts (REAM)
  9. New England Police Benevolent Association (NEPBA)

State and local groups – California:

  1. California Teachers Association
  2. California Teachers Association/National Education Association—Retired
  3. Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association (LACERA)
  4. Oakland Police Officers’ Association (OPOA)
  5. Police Officers Research Association of California (PORAC)
  6. Brentwood Police Officers’ Association
  7. Foothill-De Anza Community College District Police Officers Association
  8. Richmond Police Officers Association
  9. Vallejo Police Officers’ Association

State and local groups – Texas:

  1. Association of Texas Professional Educators (ATPE)
  2. Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA)
  3. Texas State Teachers Association 

State and local groups – Louisiana:

  1. Louisiana Association of Chiefs of Police (LACP)
  2. Louisiana Federation of Teachers (LFT)
  3. Louisiana Sheriffs’ Association (LSA)

State and local groups – other states:

  1. Colorado Education Association
  2. Illinois Education Association
  3. Illinois Federation of Teachers
  4. Kentucky Education Association
  5. Maine Education Association
  6. National Education Association—Alaska 
  7. National Education Association—Rhode Island
  8. Ohio Education Association
  9. Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS)
  10. Western States Sheriffs’ Association
  11. Maine Association of Retirees (MAR)

 

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