Current Retiree News

June 9, 2016

State Association Lobbies Legislators for Retiree Raises

The following article ran in the June 8, 2016 edition of The Sun Journal, New Bern.  NCRGEA Executive Director Richard Rogers discusses the need of a […]
May 18, 2016

Understanding COLAs: North Carolina Cost of Living Adjustments for State and Local Government Retirees Not Keeping Pace with Inflation

RALEIGH, N.C. (May 17, 2016) – North Carolina’s strong retirement benefits system brings great value to 300,000 deserving local and state government retirees. However, as lawmakers […]
April 26, 2016

We Have True Value in our Public Servants

We Have True Value in our Public Servants NCRGEA recognizes not only our retirees but the importance of all local and state governmental employees as well.  […]
March 31, 2016

NCRGEA Exec. Director Speaks to Media about Possible Retirement System Changes

TWC News anchor Rob Boisvert speaks with North Carolina Retired Governmental Employees’ Association Executive Director Richard Rogers about his organization’s opposition to potential changes to the […]
February 25, 2016

Richard Rogers: No need to fix a retirement plan that’s working

Richard Rogers: No need to fix a retirement plan that’s working The state of North Carolina has one of the strongest retirement systems in the country. […]
February 17, 2016

State Health Plan Offers Information Sessions on Becoming Medicare Eligible

If your 65th birthday is coming up and you are member of the State Health Plan, this is important information for you! As you become eligible […]
February 17, 2016

NCRGEA Executive Director Interview on TimeWarner Cable News 2-17-2016

Click on link to hear interview:    Richard Rogers Interview with TimeWarner Cable News Advocating to protect retiree benefits – Executive Director Richard Rogers spoke to Time […]
February 4, 2016

NCRGEA Letter to State Health Plan Board of Trustees

NCRGEA submitted a letter to the State Health Plan Board of Trustees on February 5, 2016 pointing out concerns of the Association’s leadership of some proposed […]
January 19, 2016

Adult Care Homes

Adult Care Homes Adult care homes are residences for aged and disabled adults who may require 24-hour supervision and help with activities of daily living. There […]
January 6, 2016

Fire Safety Check List

Fire Safety Check List In Pamlico County yesterday, an elderly woman lost her life in a house fire and her daughter was badly burned trying to […]
December 16, 2015

Top Ten Consumer Tips to Avoid Scammers

Top Ten Consumer Tips to Avoid Scammers (From the Office of the North Carolina Attorney General) 1.     Say no to high-pressure sales pitches. If the offer is […]
November 23, 2015

Medicare Beneficiaries: Don’t become a Victim of a Scam

Medicare Beneficiaries: Don’t become a Victim of a Scam In the world of internet, e-mail, phone calls, blogs and the postal service, Medicare beneficiaries are bombarded […]