But the lack of a cost-of-living adjustment
may also mean a double whammy to federal retirees under the Civil Service Retirement System.
An automatic cost-of-living adjustment
would, in any case, fail to achieve its primary objective, which is to relieve board members of the awkward task of raising their own pay.
7% increase in their retirement checks in January due to the annual cost-of-living adjustment
, while retirees under the newer Federal Employees Retirement System will see the same increase in their Social Security checks.
Here in Oregon property taxes are up an average of 3 percent, and some places are seeing increases close to 8 percent - yet these taxes are not included in the current calculations for the Social Security cost-of-living adjustment
2056(b)-7(e)(2), the references to a cost-of-living adjustment
The new compensation program includes a yearly salary increase that reflects a cost-of-living adjustment
(COLA) and three bonus pools.
If there are no cost-of-living adjustment
payments, employees will not pay part of health care costs.
In addition to protecting members' health care and retirement, the agreement provides for annual wage increases and a cost-of-living adjustment
The House of Representatives, by a vote of 408-0, has passed an annual cost-of-living adjustment
(COLA) for veterans and their dependents.
All we're asking for is a decent cost-of-living adjustment
90 per hour and provide an annual cost-of-living adjustment
based on the Consumer Price Index, a change that would ensure that the wage keeps pace with the cost of living.
The new contract now includes USD2,100 in upfront bonuses and a USD1,200 cost-of-living adjustment