OKLAHOMA CITY A 4% cost-of-living adjustment
is back within reach next year for retired teachers, firefighters, judges and other state pensioners.
The 2.8 percent cost-of-living adjustment
, or COLA, will begin with benefits payable to more than 62 million Social Security beneficiaries in January 2019.
With last year's cost-of-living adjustment
for disability benefits being lower than U.S.
government has a measure for seniors' living costs, but does not use it when giving Social Security recipients an annual cost-of-living adjustment
She would not lower Social Security's cost-of-living adjustment
, or raise the retirement age, currently 67 for people born in 1960 or later.
Now, those covered by the Employees Retirement System of Texas pension funds are asking lawmakers for a cost-of-living adjustment
, calling it long overdue.
Disabled veterans, alongside millions of Social Security recipients and federal retirees, will enter 2016 without an increase in the annual cost-of-living adjustment
Also, only union-represented EWEB employees would receive a proposed cost-of-living adjustment
next year, projected to be 2.4 percent.
The percentage of change is measured from the third quarter of the last year a cost-of-living adjustment
(COLA) was made to the third quarter of the current year.
The sport's collective bargaining agreement called for a cost-of-living adjustment
based on the yearly increase through October of the Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, rounded to the nearest $500.
The government has announced that Social Security recipients will not receive a cost-of-living adjustment
, or COLA, in 2010.