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Parnell pitches own retirement bill

...using the interest and balance from the trust fund.The proposal immediately gained the support of the Alaska Retirement Management Board, which oversees the retirement accounts, at the board's December 2013 meeting.
State | AK legislature
Analysis: Pension problems, proposals

...ballooning out of control. Exact figures vary, but according to a February report by Buck Consultants for the Alaska Retirement Management Board, the state's contribution to the system this year was projected for $975 million. A source close to...
State | Local | AK legislature
Alaska Editorial: Pension liability particular stands at $12 billion. The state currently makes annual payments of $600 million.The Alaska Retirement Management Board has proposed Gov. Sean Parnell direct $2 billion toward the pension liability over the next four years...
Gov. proposes $3B toward state pension shortfall

...his plan under current estimates.Parnell's budget director, Karen Rehfeld, presented the plan at the Alaska Retirement Management Board meeting in Anchorage on Thursday. The board itself has been advocating a cash infusion and payment changes...
Parnell wants reduced spending

...his thinking on the issue was influenced, in part, by concerns raised about it by rating agencies.The Alaska Retirement Management Board earlier this year proposed that the Legislature provide an infusion of $2 billion toward the public employees...
Board wants more done to address pension shortfall

...retirement system wants officials to do more to address Alaska's $12 billion unfunded pension liability.The Alaska Retirement Management Board is advocating a $2 billion cash infusion over four years, in addition to having the state frontload payments...
Gov.'s divestment call falters

JUNEAU - The Alaska Permanent Fund Corp., state Department of Revenue and Alaska Retirement Management Board did not order the sale of stock holdings in companies that either do business in Iran or with the Iranian government after Gov...
Retirement board challenges inaction on pension debt

...the slow pace of the governor and Legislature in dealing with Alaska's underfunded pension plans, the Alaska Retirement Management Board trustees Thursday voted to try to force the issue and speed up paying off the debt.Trustee Martin Pihl...
Retirement board gets appointments

Two new public employee representatives have been appointed to the Alaska Retirement Management Board, while a long-time advocate of strengthening the state's retirement plans has been reappointed. Juneau's Tom Brice, business...
My turn: How the Legislature can control school costs

...if the 5 percent ceiling on annual increases to employer contribution rates is eliminated, and if the Alaska Retirement Management Board (ARMB) implements the actuarial rates of approximately 45 percent for TRS and 30 percent for Public Employees...


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