AFM-EPF Sends Letters to Congressional Leaders in Support of Pension Legislation
January 8, 2018
Last month, we informed participants that federal legislation introduced by U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (the "Butch Lewis Act") would address the financial issues confronting the AFM-EPF, and that bipartisan negotiations are underway in Congress to produce a solution to the national multiemployer pension crisis.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Congress to Support the Butch Lewis Act
December 22, 2017
Earlier this month, we informed participants that the American Federation of Musicians and Employers' Pension Fund ("the Fund") actuaries were conducting an analysis of the Butch Lewis Act.
Our Commitment: Timely, Transparent Communications and Listening to Participants
December 13, 2017
The American Federation of Musicians and Employers' Pension Fund ("the Fund") and its Trustees are committed to ensuring that all participants have access to timely and accurate information about the Fund and its financial status.
Pension Fund Notes
December 9, 2017
Recently, AFM-EPF participants have received emails from individuals who have attacked Fund Trustees and have misrepresented information about the Fund-either by cherrypicking or presenting things without any factual context-while making judgments not supported by data and ignoring facts that don't serve their agendas.
Proposed Legislation to Assist Multiemployer Pension Funds
November 16, 2017
U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown has introduced legislation (the "Butch Lewis" Act) to address the severe challenges being faced by multiemployer pension funds across the nation.