Getting PERS Money Out Of War
Much has been said about the big deficit in Oregon's public pension program, PERS.
Now Stacy Bannerman has something new to say about it: PERS should get any of its investments out of companies that make weapons of war. Bannerman, the head of Women's EcoPeace, brought her group and others into a coalition, calling upon state leaders to "divest PERS from the war machine." Bannerman visits with details on the campaign.