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TSEA congratulates new DHS commissioner Danielle Barnes

TSEA congratulates new DHS commissioner Danielle Barnes

admyn January 23, 2017 Comments Off on TSEA congratulates new DHS commissioner Danielle Barnes

The Tennessee State Employees Association congratulates Danielle Barnes on her promotion to commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Human Services. Commissioner Barnes is a strong leader who TSEA believes will stabilize a department that has struggled in

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Outsourcing is no joking matter

Outsourcing is no joking matter

admyn January 18, 2017 Comments Off on Outsourcing is no joking matter

Governor Haslam today held a press conference to outline the key points of his 2017 legislative agenda, specifically the Improving Manufacturing, Public Roads and Opportunities for a Vibrant Economy or IMPROVE Act. During the press

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TSEA Regional Legislative Events 2017

TSEA Regional Legislative Events 2017

admyn January 17, 2017 Comments Off on TSEA Regional Legislative Events 2017

REGIONAL LEGISLATIVE EVENT SCHEDULE TSEA’s Regional Legislative Events are your chance to sit down with your legislators and discuss issues affecting state employees. Cookeville Legislative Dinner Thursday, January 26, 6:00 p.m. Location: Upper Cumberland

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TSEA Protests the Proposed Privatization of the Inn at Fall Creek Falls

TSEA Protests the Proposed Privatization of the Inn at Fall Creek Falls

admyn January 5, 2017 Comments Off on TSEA Protests the Proposed Privatization of the Inn at Fall Creek Falls

Today the TSEA protested the meeting for the proposed privatization of the Inn at Fall Creek Falls. This meeting is part of the Haslam administration’s plans to spend more than $20M of our taxpayer

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Pay For Performance Information

Pay For Performance Information

admyn December 20, 2016 Comments Off on Pay For Performance Information

TSEA met Tuesday (Dec 20, 2016) with the Commissioner of Finance and Administration, Larry Martin, and Commissioner of the Department of Human Resources, Rebecca Hunter, to discuss the recently announced pay for performance raises

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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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