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WASHINGTON – Joint Select Committee on the Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans Co-Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) today delivered the following opening statement at a hearing to consider how the multiemployer pension system affects stakeholders:

The committee has taken a rigorous approach to the issues before it – examining in public hearings the complex range of problems that have led to the dire financial condition of a significant number of multiemployer pension plans, as well as of the Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation, or the PBGC.

WASHINGTON – Joint Select Committee on the Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans Co-Chairmen Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) today announced they will convene a hearing on Wednesday, July 25, to consider how the multiemployer pension system affects stakeholders. The hearing will take place at 10 a.m. in 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building.

WASHINGTON – Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans Co-Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) today delivered the following opening statement at a hearing examining employer perspectives on multiemployer pension plans:

We have brought in business representatives to provide their perspectives on issues with the defined benefit system in order to better understand the realities employers face participating in the multiemployer system.

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Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans

219 Dirksen Senate Office Building
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