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  • Brown, Smith, Manchin, Schumer Reintroduce Butch Lewis Act, Reaffirm Commitment to Solving Pension Crisis

    Former Members of the Select Pensions Committee, U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Tina Smith (D-MN) and Joe Manchin (D-WV) along with Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-NY) led 27 Senators in reintroducing the Butch Lewis Act in the Senate today as...…Read More

    Posted on 7/24/2019 | Pensions, Workers, legislation, Retirement, Schumer, sherrod brown, bipartisan, Butch Lewis Act
  • Chamber, Nam, Business Roundtable & More Call for Loan Program Fix to Pension Crisis

    Nearly 30 organizations wrote to the members of the Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans, co-chaired by Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Orrin Hatch (R-UT), endorsing a loan program to fix the multiemployer pension crisis. The letter was signed by organization...…Read More

    Posted on 10/15/2018 | Butch Lewis Act, Pensions, Loans
  • Brown Meets With Ohio Mineworkers As He Continues Push to Protect Pensions, Keep Promises to Ohio Workers

    BROWN MEETS WITH OHIO MINEWORKERS AS HE CONTINUES PUSH TO PROTECT PENSIONS, KEEP PROMISES...…<a href=Read More

    Posted on 9/25/2018 | Ohio, miners, Butch Lewis Act, Retirement
  • Butch Lewis Act Costs Less than Half the Price of Propping Up PBGC

    Today, House Ways and Means Committee Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA) and Joint Pension Committee Co-Chair Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced that the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has finalized its estimate of their legislation to solve the multiemployer pensions crisis, known as...…Read More

    Posted on 9/12/2018 | CBO, Butch Lewis Act, Pensions
  • Brown Meets With Ohio Mineworkers, Teamsters As He Continues Push to Protect Ohio Pensions, Keep Promises to Ohio Workers

    CAMBRIDGE, OH - Today, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) joined retired Ohio Mineworkers and Teamsters in Cambridge as he continues his work to address the pension crisis threatening more than 60,000 Ohioans and 1.3 million workers and retirees nationwide. Brown secured the creat...…Read More

    Posted on 8/30/2018 | Butch Lewis Act, PBGC, joint select committee on pensions, Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation, Healthcare
  • Brown Continues Push for Pension Solution for Ohio Retirees