ST. PAUL - "Retirement for the 99%," a video discussion of major financial issues confronting current and future retirees, is now available online.
Produced by the Minnesota State Retiree Council, AFL-CIO in collaboration with the Labor Education Service, University of Minnesota, the seven-part video examines problems affecting Social Security, pensions and affordable health care – including Medicare – and suggests solutions to assure that all Americans retire with dignity and security.
Groups and organizations can arrange for a facilitated presentation of the video, with discussion and printed materials, by contacting Dan Mikel via e-mail or by leaving a message on the Retiree Council phone: 651-227-7647 or (toll free) 1-800-652-9004.
The Minnesota State Retiree Council, AFL-CIO, is the umbrella organization of union retiree clubs and local unions with retirees. It provides retired union members and spouses official representation within the Minnesota AFL-CIO and enables retired trade unionists to speak with a unified voice on public policy issues. Affiliated organizations coordinate joint activities through the council.