TITLE

TEAMSTERS LOOK TO DEFEAT NEW PENSION RULE

AUTHOR(S)
Schoeff Jr., Mark
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Workforce Management;8/28/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 16, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the efforts of the Teamsters Union to delete a provision from the pension reform legislation signed by U.S. President George W. Bush that would eliminate early retirement benefits. The union is upset about so-called red zone rules that would allow multi-employer pension plans that are less than 65 percent funded to cut back on early out benefits that have been earned by truck drivers, carpenters and other laborers.
ACCESSION #
22294334

 

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