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Pay our correctional officers more than Wal-Mart’s retail associates

Pay our correctional officers more than Wal-Mart’s retail associates

admyn August 13, 2015 0

One of the factors contributing to ongoing high turnover in the Department of Correction is low pay for correctional officers. During Monday’s special House State Government committee meeting, TDOC Commissioner Derrick Schofield acknowledged vacancy

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TSEA meets with TDOC Commissioner Schofield

TSEA meets with TDOC Commissioner Schofield

admyn July 31, 2015 0

NASHVILLE – Yesterday, TSEA met with Tennessee Department of Correction Commissioner Derrick D. Schofield, Deputy Commissioner Chuck Taylor, HR Director Lisa Patton, Asst. HR Director Debby Dolan, Special Assistant Richard Muckle and Public Information

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Statement by TSEA President Bryan Merritt supporting Chairman Bill Sanderson

Statement by TSEA President Bryan Merritt supporting Chairman Bill Sanderson

admyn April 9, 2015 0

  For Immediate Release: Statement by TSEA President Bryan Merritt in support of Chairman Bill Sanderson’s actions regarding longevity While we continue the fight to defeat Governor Haslam’s proposal to end longevity for future

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Bill that would eliminate Longevity Pay rolled two weeks

Bill that would eliminate Longevity Pay rolled two weeks

admyn March 4, 2015 0

The House State Government Subcommittee today was scheduled to discuss HB647, the bill that would eliminate Longevity Pay for the majority of state employees, however that discussion was postponed. Rep. Bill Sanderson, Chairman of the

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Cookeville Regional Dinner Postponed

Cookeville Regional Dinner Postponed

admyn March 4, 2015 0

Due to the approaching inclement winter weather, TSEA is postponing tomorrow night’s Legislative Dinner in Cookeville for the safety of attendees. We are working to determine a date and location for the rescheduled meeting,

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TSEA argues against eliminating longevity pay

TSEA argues against eliminating longevity pay

admyn March 3, 2015 0

TSEA Executive Director John Summers Tuesday made a presentation during a public hearing before the full House State Government Committee to outline our concerns and opposition with HB647, the bill that would eliminate Longevity Pay for

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TSEA Board votes to oppose legislation eliminating longevity and reducing health benefits

TSEA Board votes to oppose legislation eliminating longevity and reducing health benefits

admyn March 2, 2015 0

The TSEA Board of Directors on Saturday voted to oppose legislation that would eliminate longevity pay for all executive branch state employees and make significant reductions to the state health insurance plan. TSEA invited

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LEGISLATIVE ALERT: No More Longevity Checks. Period

LEGISLATIVE ALERT: No More Longevity Checks. Period

admyn February 25, 2015 0

At the request of the Haslam Administration, HB 647 by McCormick has been placed on the Wednesday March 4th calendar for the House State Government Subcommittee.  This is the Haslam Administration’s bill that would eliminate all

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State Offices/TSEA closed today due to weather

State Offices/TSEA closed today due to weather

admyn February 17, 2015 0

Due to continuing hazardous weather conditions across Tennessee, state offices as well as the TSEA office will be closed the remainder of the day. The Tennessee Emergency Management Agency Monday night declared a Level III-State of

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Gov. Haslam’s State of the State

Gov. Haslam’s State of the State

admyn February 9, 2015 0

TSEA has major concerns with Governor Haslam’s budget proposals announced during his State of the State address, but we are reserving comment until we have had ample opportunity to fully analyze the impact those proposals

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