The Senate Public Employment and Retirement Committee is hearing testimony on SB 919 at 1:30 p.m. today. You'll recall that the measure, sponsored by Senate Republican Leader Dennis Hollingsworth, would cut retirement benefits for new state workers. The measure would not impact benefits for current employees.
Click here to open the committee's Web page and then click "Audio" to listen to the hearing. This link opens a recent Bee feature that explains parts of the bill. Click here to read the measure's language.