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State employee raises and market adjustments part of governor’s budget proposal

State employee raises and market adjustments part of governor’s budget proposal

admyn February 3, 2016 0

NASHVILLE – Governor Bill Haslam includes raises and a new market rate adjustment for state employees in his proposed budget as outlined during his sixth-annual State of the State address Monday.” In this year’s

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Civility Seminar, February 27th with Dr. Jacqueline A. Gilbert

Civility Seminar, February 27th with Dr. Jacqueline A. Gilbert

admyn February 3, 2016 0

JONES COLLEGE OF BUSINESS Presents a Civility Seminar by Dr. Jacqueline A. Gilbert Professor of Management Fellow, U.S. Academy on Workplace Bullying, Mobbing, and Abuse Saturday, February 27th  9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.  For more information

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State Outsourcing Efforts Persist

State Outsourcing Efforts Persist

admyn January 28, 2016 0

Despite mounting opposition and evidence to the contrary, the Haslam administration continues to push its facilities management outsourcing project under the guise of cost savings. The FMO project seeks to privatize many state jobs

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State offices and TSEA to close Friday 1/22

State offices and TSEA to close Friday 1/22

admyn January 21, 2016 0

The following update was copied from the tn.gov website: — Due to severe weather conditions, ALL state offices will be closed today, Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. ### Read the original post here: http://www.tn.gov/main/article/information-regarding-state-office-closures-friday-january-22 The TSEA

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TDOC announces changes to assault definitions

TDOC announces changes to assault definitions

admyn January 8, 2016 0

The Tennessee Department of Correction during a hearing Thursday announced changes in how assaults are defined in Tennessee’s prisons. Tuesday afternoon the Corrections Subcommittee of the Senate State and Local Government Committee requested testimony

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President Merritt on getting results

President Merritt on getting results

admyn December 2, 2015 0

I have had conversations in the past with members who want us to be more vocal, make more noise, and say that we need to rally because we need to get attention. I explained

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TDOC work schedule survey underway

TDOC work schedule survey underway

admyn December 2, 2015 0

As you may know, TSEA is working in partnership with TDOC on a survey of correctional workers about their work schedule preference. The survey is currently active and will close on Sunday, Dec. 13

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No raise if under one year of service on Sep 30

No raise if under one year of service on Sep 30

admyn October 30, 2015 0

This past Friday, TSEA learned from a DOHR communication that not all state employees will receive the upcoming January pay for performance raises. The October notification specifically stated, “To be eligible for pay increases,

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Outsourcing town hall scheduled @ UTM for Nov. 4

Outsourcing town hall scheduled @ UTM for Nov. 4

admyn October 27, 2015 0

TSEA will join Rep. Andy Holt at the University of Tennessee at Martin for a town hall meeting to discuss concerns about the Haslam administration’s plan to outsource more state employees. The meeting will

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Employees Accepting the VBP with a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy – Payments Held Up and Sent to Trustees

Employees Accepting the VBP with a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy – Payments Held Up and Sent to Trustees

admyn September 3, 2015 0

TSEA received telephone calls starting on Tuesday from members who accepted the Voluntary Buyout Program (VBP) and also were on a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy repayment plan. Those who accepted the VBP were to separate

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