Legislation/Cronovirus/Riots

Many have recently received a mailing from the Coalition.  It looks like a membership application but really is just another fundraiser.  We recommend you ignore it.  We detail our reasoning here. We have been quiet for some time.  There are reasons for that.  First there was not much to report since the last session of […]

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Can they defund the pension?

Several people have contact us about the demand by the protestors and rioters in Seattle that they defund the police and pensions as well. Well, they can’t. Take a look at this article from Newsweek that explains the issue quite well. A demand from demonstrators in Seattle’s Capitol Hill Organized/Occupied Protest (CHOP) to scrap funding […]

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Coalition Creates Membership

We were excited to see the Coalition move to create a membership organization.  Sadly, they have failed in that effort and just created another fund-raising venue.  View their new by-laws. At LEOFF1.Net we have always objected to the Coalition’s claim to represent all LEOFF 1 members, active, retired or beneficiary simply because they have never […]

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HB 2051 Passes Both Houses

HB 2051: With the help of Representative John Lovick and four Senators in Senate leadership positions, Steve Conway Vice President Pro Tempore, John McCoy Caucus Chair, Marko Liias Floor Leader and Mark Schoesler Minority Leader, our bill HB 2051 was passed by the Senate as amended.  The amendment will allow a surviving spouse to be […]

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LEOFF 1 2020 COLA

The LEOFF 1 COLA for 2020 will be 2.14%. This is for anyone who retired prior to April 2, 2018. See the table below if your retired after that date. Retirement Dates COLA April 2, 2019 to March 31, 2020 0.00% January 1, 2019 to April 1, 2019  2.14% April 2, 2018 to December 31, […]

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