2021 Goals:

The Washington State School Retirees’ Political Action Committee (WSSR-PAC) is made up of active and retired school personnel. WSSR-PAC’s mission is to develop, propose, and support action benefiting all school retirees.

WSSRA legislative priorities for 2021 & 2022:

Plan 1 Cost of Living Adjustment

Protect Retiree Medical Benefits.

Make the actuarially recommended pension payment to the pension funds.

Support additional payments to the Plan 1 Unfunded Liability.

Support HB 1032 to allow school employees early retirement opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic.

Provide an open enrollment window for retirees locked out of PEBB — HB 1040.

Allow August retirees to collect a Cost-of-Living Adjustment the following July.