CalPERS is proud to celebrate Sunshine Week (March 12-18), which promotes the importance of open government and freedom of information. Answer the questions below to test your knowledge of CalPERS' commitment to transparency (PDF).

Quiz Results

Question 1

Can the public receive CalPERS Board meeting information prior to the meeting?

a. No, but the information is available at the meeting.11%
11%
b. Yes, it is posted online.27%
27%
c. Yes, it is posted online and notifications are available via email alerts.61%
61%
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Question 2

How can you view a CalPERS Board meeting?

a. In person.4%
4%
b. On your desktop computer.2%
2%
c. On your mobile device.0%
0%
d. Replay them on the CalPERS Network YouTube channel.1%
1%
e. All of the above.91%
91%
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Question 3

Does CalPERS, as an investor in companies, make its proxy voting record public?

a. Yes.75%
75%
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b. No.12%
12%
c. Only for companies in the United States.12%
12%

Question 4

Does the CalPERS Board of Administration and executive staff disclose information related to business travel?

a. Yes, it is posted on the CalPERS website.63%
63%
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b. Yes, but it is only available at the monthly board meetings.19%
19%
c. No, not at this time.18%
18%

Question 5

Does CalPERS disclose the average pension received by retirees?

a. Yes.75%
75%
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b. No.21%
21%
c. Yes, but only for retirees with less than 10 years of service.3%
3%

Question 6

What's the best way to stay informed about CalPERS?

a. The CalPERS website.15%
15%
b. Social media.0%
0%
c. Email alerts.1%
1%
d. All of the above.83%
83%
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Question 7

Is there a way to find out the sources of income that fund public employee pensions?

a. Yes, the information is on CalPERS members' pay stubs.14%
14%
b. Yes, the information is online.73%
73%
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c. No, the information is not currently available to the public.13%
13%