medical insurance http://www.kplu.org en Boeing responds to fear that some retirees could lose medical coverage http://www.kplu.org/post/boeing-responds-fear-some-retirees-could-lose-medical-coverage <p>Some Boeing retirees fear they could be in danger of losing their medical coverage under a new contract the company has proposed to its engineers' union, SPEEA.</p><p><strong><em>Update 9-26 –</em>&nbsp;</strong>Boeing sent out the following response this morning by email: "Boeing has no plans to eliminate retiree medical benefits for current retirees. If we’d had the opportunity to discuss our proposal with the union, we could have clarified that we did not intend to change the status quo with respect to retiree medical benefits. Regrettably, SPEEA has chosen to sensationalize the issue and cause unnecessary concern."</p><p> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 18:19:00 +0000 Ashley Gross 6473 at http://www.kplu.org Boeing responds to fear that some retirees could lose medical coverage