The History of MPS, Through Our Work

Here are the articles we've written in chronlogical order.  Read through and you will get the full account of the work we have done to date.

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April 21, 2017
What Happened to our Pension Fund?

May 5, 2017
On May 9, Bernie Sanders Plans To Reintroduce The Keep Our Pension Promises Act, Or KOPPA

May 30, 2017
MPS Response to 5/19 Funding Status Update from the AFM-EPF

July 14, 2017
MPS INFORMATION REQUEST TO THE AFM-EPF HITS ROADBLOCK

July 17, 2017
FACTS, NOT MYTHS, MPS RESPONDS TO PRESIDENT RAY HAIR'S JULY 2017 INTERNATIONAL MUSICIAN ARTICLE

July 19, 2017
MPS NATIONAL CONFERENCE CALL

August 2, 2017
MPS Response to Lawsuit

August 14, 2017
Comparing the AFM's Two Pension Funds: Our AFM-EPF Vs. Musicians' Pension Fund Of Canada

September 21, 2017
MPRA SLASHES BENEFITS TO TEAMSTERS AND UFW PENSION FUNDS

October 23, 2017
Important Developments in Washington DC

October 29, 2017
Facts vs. AFM-EPF Trustee Spin

November 8, 2017
The Truth About AFM-EPF Expenses

November 15, 2017
Will AFM-EPF Trustees Act on New Pension Legislation?

November 22, 2017
Musicians for Pension Security Honored in Washington DC

November 22, 2017
All You Need to Know about The Butch Lewis Act of 2017

November, 27 2017
Call to Action for AFM Members

December 1, 2017
AFM-EPF Trustees Have Deep Ties to NCCMP

December 2, 2017
AFM Endorses Butch Lewis Act, Still Waiting on AFM-EPF Trustees

December 3, 2017
Call to Action #2 Call Your Representatives in Congress Today 12/4

Decemebr 8, 2017
Trustees Tout Expense Cuts But Behind Closed Doors it's Another Story

December 11, 2017
MPS Analysis and Response to the 12/9 AFM-EPF Newsletter

December 12, 2017
AFM-EPF Trustees Find New Ways to Spend Your Pension Dollars

December 15, 2017
How the AFM-EPF's Investment Fees Actually Measure Up (Updated 12/17)

December 22, 2017
Trustees Endorse Butch Lewis Act Thanks to Pressure from AFM Members

December 30, 2017
You Asked, How Can We Help? Here's How:

January 4, 2018
New Court Filing Offers Play by Play Account of Trustees’ Decision Making

January 8, 2018
REPS ENDORSE BUTCH LEWIS ACT IN THE PRESS

January 19, 2018
NCCMP Tries to Undermine Butch Lewis Act

February, 15 2018
UPDATE on the Butch Lewis Act

February 23, 2018
SAVE THE DATE - Nationwide Meeting for all AFM Musicians March 21, 2018

February 26, 2018
Trustees Investigate Cuts

March 5, 2018
UPDATE ON NATIONAL MEETING