Sponsors of a major pension reform bill have reached an agreement with the United Auto Workers. [@@]
U.S. House Education & the Workforce Committee Chairman John Boehner, R-Ohio, and House Ways & Means Committee Chairman William Thomas, R-Calif., announced their agreement with the union Tuesday.
The committee chairmen have agreed to change provisions in H.R. 2830, the Pension Protection Act, that deal with transition rules governing benefit restrictions and shutdown benefits.