Plumbers Pension Fund, Local 290, Portland, Ore., hired Western Asset to run $25 million in active domestic core fixed income, according to a plan official. Funding came from rebalancing. Also, the $285 million pension plan rehired active domestic core fixed-income manager McMorgan & Co. to handle $38 million. Trustees had considered hiring core-plus managers during the shortlist search, the source said. Wurts & Associates assisted.