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Does outsourcing really save taxpayer money?

Does outsourcing really save taxpayer money?

admyn November 18, 2016 Comments Off on Does outsourcing really save taxpayer money?

Saving taxpayer money is the main selling point behind every proposal to outsource a state service. On the contrary, when analyzed, outsourcing is often found to be more expensive than promised. For example, in

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TEAM-PAC endorsed candidates win big

TEAM-PAC endorsed candidates win big

admyn November 9, 2016 Comments Off on TEAM-PAC endorsed candidates win big

All but one – 99 percent – of TEAM-PAC’s endorsed candidates in the 2016 general election were elected to serve in Tennessee’s 110th General Assembly. This is great news for state employees! Whether you

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Election Day Information for voting

Election Day Information for voting

admyn November 7, 2016 Comments Off on Election Day Information for voting

Election Day is November 8, 2016. If you need to lookup your Polling Location Name & Address, Your Precinct & District information or Voter ID number, visit https://tnmap.tn.gov/voterlookup/ Remember to bring valid photo identification. Photo IDs issued by

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RECAP: TSEA meeting about probation & parole officer issues

RECAP: TSEA meeting about probation & parole officer issues

admyn October 21, 2016 Comments Off on RECAP: TSEA meeting about probation & parole officer issues

Earlier this week, TSEA staff met with Assistant Commissioner of Community Supervision Alisha James to discuss the many challenges facing probation and parole officers. Below is a recap of that meeting. The overall demeanor

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Regional drawings for $500

Regional drawings for $500

admyn October 2, 2016 Comments Off on Regional drawings for $500

Want to win $500?  Recruit or be recruited during the months of September or October 2016 for a chance to win $500 from TSEA! That’s right, if a TSEA member recruits an active state

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Pay For Performance changes

Pay For Performance changes

admyn September 23, 2016 Comments Off on Pay For Performance changes

As you may have heard or read, there has been a change in how the Pay for Performance salary adjustments are allocated for the next round of salary increases. According to the Dept. of Human Resources’ P4P guidelines, “A portion

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Short Term / Long Term Disability Update

Short Term / Long Term Disability Update

admyn September 23, 2016 Comments Off on Short Term / Long Term Disability Update

The state at the June 30 insurance committee meeting awarded a contract to The Standard to deliver Short Term/Long Term Disability benefits to state and higher education members in 2017. During the course of implementation, representatives from

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Press release – Stop the growth of private prisons in Tennessee

Press release – Stop the growth of private prisons in Tennessee

admyn August 22, 2016 Comments Off on Press release – Stop the growth of private prisons in Tennessee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 22, 2016 Contact: Chris Dauphin Phone: (615) 256-4533, 800-251-8732 chris.dauphin@tseaonline.org                                                             Stop the growth of private prisons in Tennessee NASHVILLE – In light of the concerns outlined last week by the Deputy

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2016 Primary election unofficial results

2016 Primary election unofficial results

admyn August 4, 2016 Comments Off on 2016 Primary election unofficial results

The following list of TEAM-PAC endorsed candidates only includes those who had primary election challengers. The outcome for each candidate is listed beside their name. All but one of TEAM-PAC’s endorsed candidates won their district’s primary

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Will you vote on Thursday, August 4?

Will you vote on Thursday, August 4?

admyn August 2, 2016 Comments Off on Will you vote on Thursday, August 4?

Our next election day is August 4 – this Thursday! This is a crucial time for TSEA and state employees. For many of the races, given the current make-up of most legislative districts, this

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