Tag: WEP

WEP Repeal Legislation Introduced in the Senate

March 12, 2020 1:17 PM , Updated March 22, 2020 9:56 AM

A companion bill to previously introduced legislation that would repeal the Windfall Elimination Provision has been introduced in the Senate.

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Social Security, the WEP, and Fairness

October 29, 2019 9:38 AM , Updated November 11, 2019 8:46 AM
Social Security, the WEP, and Fairness

The author critiques a proposed WEP reform bill and offers alternate solutions to the problem posed by the WEP.

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Another WEP Reform Bill Introduced

October 2, 2019 9:29 AM , Updated October 11, 2019 12:14 PM

Another bill designed to repeal the Windfall Elimination Provision and boost retirement income for federal retirees has been introduced.

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Your Retirement Income: Will WEP be Repealed?

August 2, 2019 10:44 AM , Updated August 13, 2019 9:57 AM
Your Retirement Income: Will WEP be Repealed?

Another bill has been introduced to eliminate the WEP. What are the chances of this provision actually being repealed?

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WEP Repeal Bill Introduced

July 26, 2019 7:28 AM , Updated August 9, 2019 4:10 PM

Legislation has been introduced to repeal the Windfall Elimination Provision.

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How Does the GPO Affect Your Pension?

January 18, 2018 2:52 PM , Updated January 26, 2018 11:07 AM

What is the Government Pension Offset, and how does it affect your pension?

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How Does the WEP Affect Your Retirement Income?

January 9, 2018 2:52 PM , Updated January 18, 2018 4:36 PM
How Does the WEP Affect Your Retirement Income?

What is the Windfall Elimination Provision, and how can it affect your retirement income?

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Newly Re-Elected NARFE Leaders Face a ‘Perfect Storm’ of Rising Premiums Hitting Federal Retirees

September 8, 2016 2:48 PM , Updated September 14, 2016 8:56 PM

Federal retirees could be facing a “perfect storm” of events that could collectively cause costs for their benefits to rise sharply in 2017. NARFE has been campaigning to minimize the potential negative impact on retired federal employees.

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Federal Retirees Need To Tighten Belts While Current Employees Expect To See Pay Increases

A series of actions are leading probable declines in the take home pay of federal retirees in 2017. Current federal employees, however, are on pace to see their largest pay increase since 2010.

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House Postpones Consideration of WEP Reform Bill

July 13, 2016 7:20 PM , Updated August 21, 2016 8:01 PM

The House Ways and Means Committee has not advanced a bill that would have reformed the Windfall Elimination Provision as it applies to Social Security benefits of federal employees.

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