Retirement Security

Retirement Security

Retirement security has increasingly come under threat. As workers, we earn our retirement. It’s not a gift, and it certainly isn’t a benefit we can afford to lose. CSEA was founded in 1927 by a group of Oakland school custodians set out to secure retirement benefits. Today, their legacy is one that we fight to protect every day.


Retirement News

Bilbrey in runoff against questionable candidate in CalPERS Board election

The runoff election for At-Large Seat B on the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) Board of Administration pits two vastly different candidates against each other: the dedicated and level-headed incumbent bookstore operations coordinator Michael Bilbrey, and the abrasive challenger with a reported dubious past, facilities director Margaret Brown. Read More »

Rob Feckner re-elected as CalPERS President

The California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS) Board of Administration unanimously re-elected former CSEA President Rob Feckner as Board President and Henry Jones as Vice President. Feckner will be serving his 13th term as president, while it will be Jones' third vice presidential term. Feckner is now the longest-serving president in CalPERS history. Read More »