2014 Political Conference

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Event date: 
Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Address: 
Sheet Metal Workers Int'l
1681 Cope Avenue
Maplewood  Minnesota  55109
United States

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Legislative/Political Action Conference

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Sheet Metal Workers International

1681 Cope Avenue, Maplewood, MN 55109

 

TENTATIVE AGENDA

 

9:00 – 9:15 a.m. Registration

9:15 – 9:30 Welcome

Walt Munsterman, Education Minnesota Retired President

Joan Beaver, Legislative/Political Action Committee Chair

9:30 – 10:30 Legislative Commission on Pensions & Retirement

Update

Senator Sandy Pappas, Chair

10:30 – 10:45 Break

10:45 – 11:00 Retiree Involvement in Campaigns

James Haggar, Education Minnesota Political Action Specialist

11:00 – 12:00 2014 Legislative Update

Jodee Buhr, Education Minnesota Lobbyist

12:00 – 12:45 p.m. Lunch and Featured Speaker

GUEST SPEAKER TO BE DETERMINED

12:45 – 1:30 National Pension Climate and Social Security

Dan Pedrotty, Research & Strategic Initiatives, AFT

1:30 – 2:45 Pension Retirement Report

 Duluth and St. Paul Mergers

 Defined Benefit / Defined Contribution

Laurie Fiori Hacking, Executive Director, Teacher Retirement

Association (TRA)

2:45 – 3:00 Wrap-Up: Evaluations / Prizes

Tentative Agenda