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Since 1976, The ERISA Industry Committee (ERIC) has remained the only organization in Washington, DC dedicated exclusively to the employee benefit and compensation interests of America’s largest companies. Learn More

ERIC as part of the Coalition to Protect Retirement launched a national campaign to safeguard retirement savings tax incentives. As part of the launch, the Coalition released a survey showing that Americans overwhelmingly oppose changing tax rules for retirement savings accounts. Learn more

ERIC advocates and supports the strengthening of our voluntary system of retirement benefits that has enabled our members to offer benchmark retirement benefits to their active employees, retirees and their families. Visit ERIC's Retirement Policy Page

ERIC is a highly visible, effective advocate of market-based health care reform and ERISA preemption. We believe that improving the quality, cost-effectiveness, and accessibility of our health care system demands adherence to market principles that have made possible the success of major employer plans. Visit ERIC's Health Policy Page

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ERIC Submits Testimony to Advance Telemedicine in Texas and New Hampshire

The ERISA Industry Committee (ERIC) has submitted written testimony to advance telemedicine in Texas and New Hampshire. As the only national association advocating solely for the employee benefit and compensation interests of the country's largest employers, ERIC actively seeks to enhance our members’ ability to provide high-quality, affordable health care… More

Health Care & Retirement Report Card for President’s Budget:  Needs Improvement

The ERISA Industry Committee (ERIC) is disappointed President Obama did not use his 2017 fiscal year budget to promote important proposals that would allow the employer-provided health and retirement benefits system to grow… More

President Obama’s 2017 Budget Doesn’t Go Far Enough

For The ERISA Industry Committee (ERIC), our members, and all large employers there has been no single more important benefits issue stemming from the Affordable Care Act (ACA) than repeal of the 40 percent excise tax on health plans… More

The ERISA Industry Committee Supports CONNECT for Health Act

ERIC announces its support for the Creating Opportunities Now for Necessary and Effective Care Technologies (CONNECT) for Health Act… More

ERIC Responds to Guidance on Frozen Defined Benefit Pension Plans

The ERISA Industry Committee (ERIC) is generally pleased with the newly released proposed Treasury regulations that would provide nondiscrimination relief for closed pension plans… More

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