Political Advocacy

Our Mandate

  • Monitor external organizations and issues related to retirees, seniors and pensioners and to recommend initiatives to the Board.
  • Identify and provide resources supporting District advocacy and pension initiatives as approved by the Board.
  • Support District Advocacy Committees on local advocacy, of Board approved initiatives.
  • Recommend to the Board criteria for District use in election campaigns.
  • Be knowledgeable about the provisions of all pension plans represented throughout our current and prospective membership and to make recommendations to the Board regarding the communication of relevant pension information.
  • Provide advice on the development and implementation of federal or provincial legislation which does not support Defined Benefit pensions.

 

Political Advocacy Resources 

Committee Membership

Name District District Name

Rick Victor (Chair)
38 Lambton
David Kendall   Board Liaison
Gord Hough 48 Leeds and Grenville
Marisa Agostini 23 North York
Gail Anderson 22 Etobicoke & York
Phillip Little 47 Vancouver Island
Gwen Scriven 23 North York
Shirley Ozbolt 2 Thunder Bay