If Central States Pension Fund becomes insolvent, the effects will be devastating not only for our 400,000 participants, but for local economies across the country. Employers that contribute to Central States have exposure to massive underfunding obligations, putting their businesses and jobs at risk. The loss of $2.8 billion per year in retirement income will also harm other local businesses and shrink tax revenue.
There are a few different ways you can view Central States’ economic impact in each Congressional district and state.
These economic impact data are current as of January 1, 2019.