Rep. Turner Announces Hearing - Unequal Treatment of Retirees

Rep. Turner

Turner Announces Next Step in Delphi Pension Investigation

Oversight Committee Field Hearing to Take Place in Dayton OH

Dayton, OH 2013-06-06 – Congressman Mike Turner is announcing that the House Oversight & Government Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations will hold a field hearing in Dayton OH on  The hearing, entitled “The Delphi Pension Bailout: Unequal Treatment of Retirees,” will take place at Sinclair Community College, Dayton OH, on Monday June 10th at 10:00 AM.
 “This field hearing will continue to highlight the shameful treatment of Delphi Salaried Retirees by the Obama Administration. They picked winners and losers during a failed bailout which has cost the taxpayers billions of dollars and these retirees their futures. I will continue to support the retirees in their efforts to have their pensions restored, as well as to hold this Administration accountable for their actions,” said Congressman Turner.
Panel 1 – Delphi salaried retirees – Tom Rose, Mary Miller, Bruce Gump
Panel 2 – James Sherk, Senior Policy Analyst in Labor Economics - The Heritage Foundation; Paul Dobosz, Former Manager - Delphi Engineering Research Group

Auto Industry Pension Task Force Members

Members of the Task Force in the order that they joined:

1.    Mike Turner (R-OH-10)
2.    Tim Ryan (D-OH-13)
3.    David Joyce (R-OH-14)
4.    Steve Stivers (R-OH-16)
5.    Jim Jordan (R-OH-4)
6.    Brian Higgins (D-NY-26)
7.    Bill Johnson (R-OH-6)
8.    Spencer Bachus (R-AL-6)
9.    Beto O'Rourke (D-TX-16)
10.  Austin Scott (R-GA-8)
11.  Chris Collins (R-NY-27)
12.  Paul Ryan (R-WI-1)
13.  Dan Kildee (D-MI-5)
14.  Mike Kelly (R-PA-3)
15.  Luke Messer (R-IN-6)
16.  Susan Brooks (R-IN-5)
17.  Bill Huizenga (R-MI-2)
18.  Steve Chabot (R-OH-1)
19.  Dave Camp (R-MI-4)
20.  Kerry Bentivolio (R-MI-11)

Sen. Wicker, Rep. Turner Lead Bicameral, Bipartisan Request for Accountability at Treasury

Sen. Wicker
Rep. Turner

Sen. Wicker, Rep. Turner Call for Continued Investigation into Slashing of Delphi Pensions

Bicameral, Bipartisan Letter Urges Accountability at Treasury Department

Friday, May 31, 2013

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS) and Congressman Mike Turner (R-OH) are leading a bicameral, bipartisan letter to Sen. Tom Carper (D-DE) and Congressman Darell Issa (R-CA), Chairmen of the Senate and House Oversight Committees respectively, urging them to continue their Committees’ examinations of matters pertaining to the unjust termination of Delphi salaried retiree pensions. ~~
Sen. Wicker and Rep. Turner are joined by Sens. Rob Portman (R-OH), Dan Coats (R-IN), Thad Cochran (R-MS), Ron Johnson (R-WI), and Reps. Mike Kelly (R-PA), Alan Nunnelee (R-MS), Steven Palazzo (R-MS), Susan Brooks (R-IN), J. Randy Forbes (R-VA), Gregg Harper (R-MS), David Joyce (R-OH), Luke Messer (R-IN), Beto O’Rourke (D-TX), and Austin Scott (R-GA).

Treasury Dept Agrees to Meet With Delphi Retirees

Sen. Brown
WASHINGTON D.C. – Tue 2013-04-09, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced that the Department of the Treasury has agreed to meet with the Delphi Salaried Retirees Association (DSRA). This announcement comes on the heels of Brown’s efforts to push the Obama Administration to meet with the Delphi salaried retirees and to pursue efforts that would restore the retirees’ pensions and benefits.
 “I will continue to stand by the Delphi retirees as they make their important case to the Administration,” Brown said. “We all need to work together to find a solution that would restore the pensions and benefits that Delphi retirees deserve.” ~~