SEIU 721, Southern California public service workers

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Your LACERA election ballot should have arrived at your home in an envelope from the L.A.County Register-Recorder. Open the letter, cast your vote for Herman Santos, and return your ballot right away.
| Tags: election, Herman Santos, LACERA, pension, retirement, retirement security
We care about your health! Come to the SEIU 721 Healthcare Fair and get free healthcare screenings and have your insurance questions answered. There's even a special safety driving session for seniors! It's open to the public so bring your friends and family.
| Tags: Healthcare, retirement
David Green has been an L.A. County Children's Social Worker for more than 13 years. He needs your vote for his reelection to the Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association (LACERA) Board of Investments.
| Tags: election, LACERA, retirement, retirement security
As we spend the month of March celebrating the historic achievements of women, it is important to pay attention to the economic challenges women face, including the myriad obstacles to retirement security. The dream of retiring with security is out of reach for most women.
| Tags: 401 k, pensions, retirement, retirement security, women
Listening to this little kid say those words, we took a moment to marinade on how messed up our retirement system is. Just watch the clip below, you will see what I mean.
| Tags: retirement
In a state as beautiful, innovative and sunny as California, you would think everyone would want to retire here. Unfortunately most California's will not have the means to retire, according to a report by The National Institute on Retirement Security (NIRS).
| Tags: California, Retirement, secure retirement
The latest attack on pensions came in the form of an initiative put forward by San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed.
| Tags: calfornia, pensions, retirement, seiu721
SEIU 721 City of Beaumont members in the General Unit and Public Safety Support Services Unit have both unanimously ratified new two-year agreements.
| Tags: Beaumont, contract, MOU, negotiations, retirement, Riverside County, seiu721
This holiday season Inglewood Mayor James Butts and the City Council are acting like Scrooge. They're trying to layoff city workers and slash their retirement benefits. It's an attack on workers' jobs, families and the whole community.
| Tags: butts, inglewood, mayor, retirement
SEIU Local 721 Secure Retirement Committee is hosting a dinner and discussion with State Senator Kevin de Leon who is the author of SB 1234: The California Secure Choice Retirement Savings Program.
| Tags: kevin de leon, retirement, sb 1234, secure retirement
Your Horizons account can play a vital role in achieving a comfortable retirement. That's why it is a good idea to understand how the Plan can work for you and help you achieve your retirement income goals.
| Tags: LACERA, los angeles, pensions, retirement, SEIU 721
Are you satisfied with your retirement plan? Taking the Horizons Deferred Compensation and Thrift Plan survey today.
| Tags: deferred compensation, LA County, retirement, survey
SEIU 721 members in Inglewood have a new contract. Over 89 percent of those who participated voted on Dec. 17 to approve the one-year agreement with Inglewood city management.
| Tags: city, committee, contract victory, health, Inglewood, joint labor management, management, ratified, retirement
Thanks to SEIU 721 members in LA County Herman Santos and Vivian Gray, SEIU 721 endorsed candidates for the LACERA Board of Retirement and Investments, Won overwhelmingly!
| Tags: la county, LACERA, retirement
At her annual Divercities luncheon and ceremony on July 28, 2012, Congresswoman Judy Chu presented SEIU 721 member Doris Wallace with the Community Activist of the Year award.
| Tags: retirement, seiu 721
Lake Hemet Municipal Water District members voted 86% to ratify a five year contract with LHMWD management, Thursday, June 28, 2012.
| Tags: bargaining, contract, Lake Hemet Municipal Water District, Negotiations, pension, retirement, seiu721
During the past two bargaining sessions with Lake Hemet Municipal Water District management and the SEIU 721 team, there have been positive progress made with some tentative agreements reached, counter proposals exchanged and contract language clarified, however several major economic proposals still need to be negotiated.
| Tags: bargaining, contract, health care, Lake Hemet Municipal Water District, Negotiations, retirement, seiu721
During the last bargaining session the Lake Hemet Municipal Water District bargaining team made some inroads with management on issues of safety and efficiencies, but more talks are needed to tackle core economic proposals.
| Tags: bargaining, contract, Lake Hemet Municipal Water District, Negotiations, pension, retirement, seiu721
Following trends set from Wisconsin to Riverside County, the City of Palm Springs' management seems to be more concerned with paying lip service to "pension reform" than to the needs of the hard working families of their city. Once again, this unfortunate political triangulation strategy was on display at our most recent bargaining session, which took place on May 7.
| Tags: bargaining, contract, Negotiations, Palm Springs, pension, retirement, seiu721
Check this page often for news about the 2012 LA City budget and our fight to save city jobs.
| Tags: bargaining, contract, lacity, layoff, los angeles city, News Conference, pension, retirement, seiu 721