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WASHINGTON GRIDLOCK SLOWS WEP/GPO PROGRESS

October 31, 2012
Members’ Frustration GrowsNOVEMBER 2012 VOICE: After more than a decade of starts and stops in the effort to repeal both ...Read More
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BIG WEEK FOR HEALTHCARE ON BEACON HILL ENDS

October 26, 2012
GIC & Special Commission Meetings HeldOCTOBER 26, 2012: On Tuesday, the Special Commission on Retiree Healthcare held its 5th meeting ...Read More
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DISABILITY PANEL HOLDS PUBLIC HEARINGS

October 20, 2012
OCTOBER 19, 2012: Disability pensions, always a cutting-edge source of press articles, mostly negative, was the subject under discussion ...Read More
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GIC TO SAVE $1.29 BILLION OVER 5 YEARS

October 11, 2012
Cost Containment RFP Seeks To Reshape Health PlansOCTOBER 11, 2012: Phase 2 of Health Care Reform is now well underway ...Read More
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How Insurers Can Help

October 1, 2012
New York Times EditorialOctober 1, 2012: Private insurance companies should be leading the way in the struggle to control health ...Read More
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INROADS MADE ON COLA BASE

September 24, 2012
Counties Are Best Success StorySEPTEMBER 2012 VOICE: When the Commonwealth’s 103 local retirement systems were released from the shackles ...Read More
HUGH TURNOUT AT ANNUAL MEETINGS IN RANDOLPH AND PITTSFIELD

HUGH TURNOUT AT ANNUAL MEETINGS IN RANDOLPH AND PITTSFIELD

September 21, 2012
SEPTEMBER 21, 2012: Members turned out, by the hundreds, at the Annual Meetings, first in Randolph and then in Pittsfield ...Read More
PENSION DISABILITY COMMISSION CONVENES

PENSION DISABILITY COMMISSION CONVENES

September 5, 2012
Discards Press CriticismSEPTEMBER 5, 2012: There were no fireworks as the Special Commission on Disability Pensions held its initial meeting ...Read More
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DISABILITY PANEL TO CONVENE

August 10, 2012
Association Holds Seat on CommissionAUGUST 10, 2012: At long last, the Special Commission on Disability will be holding its initial ...Read More
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Health bill signed amid hopes for $200b in savings

August 7, 2012
Bill builds on law passed when GOP candidate Mitt Romney was governorBoston GlobeAugust 7, 2012By Michael LevensonSix years after Governor ...Read More