Supervisor Caroline F. Fawkes has announced that the 2016 General Election has been certified in both districts. Copies are available in the Election System Offices and will be posted on the Web site: www.vivote.gov by this evening.
On behalf of the Joint Board of Elections and the Office of the Supervisor, congratulations are extended to all the elected officials.
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One of his suggestions for action was converting the system to a defined contribution plan. A defined contribution plan has the employer, employee or both making contributions and future benefits fluctuate on the basis of investment earnings. In a defined benefit plan, as GERS is, the benefits are pre-set and not supposed to change. ... See MoreSee Less
Abdul Ali told Government Employees' Retirement System (GERS) Board of Trustees "the time for messing around" has passed. He said in the trustees monthly meeting the present called for "drastic action...
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