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CQ Roll Call: K Street Files: A Business-Labor Brotherhood?

By Kate Ackley, CQ Roll Call

Business and labor don’t agree on all that much, but representatives of the two sectors have joined to collaborate on the Partnership for Multiemployer» Retirement Security. The partnership on Tuesday released a report, billed as offering private-sector solutions, to help shore up ailing «pension» plans.

“To protect «multiemployer» retirement security without taxpayer bailouts, we need solutions that address the long-term challenges facing both business and labor. The proposals in this report do just that,” Randy DeFrehn, executive director of the partnership, said in a statement. “We are offering self-help solutions, we are not seeking taxpayer bailouts.”

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Posted 13:00PM on May 24 2013 by
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