State Pensions: The Special Case of Teachers' Pensions

NCSL Legislative Summit: Aug. 10, 2011

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Running time: 01:11:37

Moderator 
House Speaker Kris Steele
, Oklahoma

Speakers

Michael Podgursky, University of Missouri
Bill Raabe, National Education Association 
State Treasurer Elizabeth Pearce, Vermont

Overview

In addition to the financial and policy issues all public retirement plans confront, there is growing concern about the ability of teachers’ retirement plans to continue their important role in recruiting and retaining highly qualified professionals. Hear the nature of the concerns, and very different proposals for addressing them.

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