Mississippi Retired Public Employees' Association
Representing retired and active employees covered by PERS
  • Letter from Pat Robertson: The Affordability of PERSOctober 6, 2016

    Please take time to read and share Pat Robertson’s open letter to all Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS) members and retirees regarding the affordability of PERS and addressing recent headlines about whether Mississippi is in a pension crisis. … Continue reading

  • NIRS publishes Pensionomics 2016September 14, 2016

    The National Institute on Retirement Security (NIRS) has published Pensionomics 2016: Measuring the Economic Impact of Defined Benefit Pension Expenditures. This is the fourth report of its kind (2009, 2012, 2014, and 2016), and, collectively, these reports reveal that state and … Continue reading

  • PERS publishes quarterly investment reportAugust 9, 2016

    The Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS) has published its quarterly investment report for the quarter that ended June 30, 2016. The investment report is prepared quarterly by the PERS Investments Department. The report provides PERS’ current asset allocation, … Continue reading

  • MRPEA publishes summer 2016 issue of The GuardianAugust 4, 2016

    The Mississippi Retired Public Employees’ Association (MRPEA) has published its summer 2016 issue of The Guardian. Catch up on current MRPEA-related news and events – as well as news related to the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS) – in this … Continue reading

  • Gary Findlay: The solution to retirement insecurity will not take place through fearmongeringAugust 4, 2016

    There are a number of agendas in place today that have anti-government or anti-public-education initiatives at their root. Rather than approach them head on, critics have found common ground by opposing retirement income security for government workers. It would be … Continue reading