MPS Action Plan and Letter to Ray Hair

Musicians for Pension Security held its national meeting on April 4, 2018 for all plan participants. Presentations were given by our independant actuary Tom Lowman and our legal counsel and senior policy advisor Jonathan Kantor.  Executive Director Adam Krauthamer presented the MPS Action Plan to a packed room of over three hundred people in New York City and to many musicians across the country watching via Facebook Live. To view videos and powerpoint presentations in their entirety start by clicking here

Below is the summary and description of the MPS Action Plan. 

Our plan is in three basic parts listed in the first slide below:


Below is a breakdown of the exact details for all three parts of the MPS Action Plan:



Next Steps

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MPS has sent AFM President and Lead Union Side Trustee Ray Hair the attached letter urging him to adopt the MPS Plan. Read the full letter here


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Independent actuary Tom Lowman, FSA Bolton Partners has sent the attached letter to the AFM-EPF board of trustees detailing his findings and presenting his recommendations. 


While we wait for a reply from President Ray Hair, MPS will be in contact with you detailing simple steps we can all take together urging the trustees to adopt these reasonable measures. In the meantime, we need your help! Please consider donating to MPS so we can continue working on your behalf.

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