North Dakota lawmakers weigh future of public employees’ pension plan, nearly $2B shortfall

One of the issues of substance before the North Dakota Legislature this session is what to do about the elephant in the room — the fact that that NDPERs (the acronym for North Dakota’s public employee retirement program) doesn’t have enough money to pay its liabilities. It’s short by $2 billion, and the big question is how to deal with that reality. Get the full story from Jack Dura at the Bismarck Tribune.

And why does it matter in Minot? Local government employees can participate in NDPERS, too. That means some of that unfunded liability belongs to us.

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Jack Dura, Bismarck Tribune


Josh Wolsky

Developer & Writer @TheMinot Voice, Fan of the Souris River, There's a lot to Savor about Minot. Fortunate to be a 'former' City Council member ;)

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