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The Retiree is CSEA’s quarterly newsletter sent to Retiree Unit members. This publication helps you stay informed of all the news that matters most to CSEA retirees. Read in-depth features, get the latest news about CalPERS and what CSEA is doing to keep your retirement secure. The Retiree also offers helpful advice for retirees and updates on what Retiree Unit Members are doing around the state.

If you are retired (or about to retire) and not a member, join the Retiree Unit today.

Retiree Spring 2024

Spring 2024

Staying Active in Your Retirement | Also: a message from the RUEB chairperson, Upcoming Events, a COLA increase for eligible Retirees, and more.

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Retiree Newsletter

Winter 2024

Candace Claar Takes Leadership Role with CARA

Also: A Call for CSEA Memorabilia, Electing Pro-Labor Leaders in 2024, Post-Retirement Checklist, and more.

Retiree Fall 2023

Fall 2023

The Journey to Secure a Well-Earned Retirement: María de la Luz’s Story

Also: Honoring Dorsey McCowan, Retirees awarded at Super Session, Message from the REUB chairperson, and more.

Summer 2023 Retiree

Summer 2023

Retired Regional Representatives Proudly Shine Bright

Also: Keeping Busy with the Retiree Unit, Retirees at Annual Conference, More

Spring 2023 Retiree Newsletter

Spring 2023

Making the most of CSEA in your golden years 

Also: Social security reimbursements, CalPERS Retired Annuitant Rules, Message from the RUEB Chairperson, and more.

CalPERS Rob Feckner Auditorium

Winter 2023

Rob Feckner recognized for decades of service

Also: Importance of recruiting new members to the Retiree Unit, Yvonne Walker's CalPERS election victory, message from the RUEB chairperson, and more

Retiree Fall 2022

Fall 2022

CalPERS election: Yvonne Walker faces CalPERS runoff election

Also: Retiree Leadership Conference recap, New District H Director Juan Garcia, Granny Grants, Message from the RUEB Chairperson, More