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Legislative Update 3-22-19

Legislative Update 3-22-19

TSEA March 22, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update 3-22-19

After weeks of working with our sponsors and following the leadership of House Children’s committee chairman Mary Littleton, an agreement has been reached to address the caseload issue for all DCS employees. In a

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Legislative Update – 3-15-19

Legislative Update – 3-15-19

TSEA March 15, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update – 3-15-19

The voices of state employees were heard loud and clear this week in two important committees on the Longevity Pay bill and the DCS Caseload bill, two major bills in our 2019 Legislative Agenda.

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Legislative Update – 3-8-19

Legislative Update – 3-8-19

TSEA March 8, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update – 3-8-19

It was a busy week for TSEA and state employees. On Monday, Governor Bill Lee gave his first state of the state address outlining the priorities of his proposed state budget. Here are a

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Legislative Update – Week Ending 3-1-19

Legislative Update – Week Ending 3-1-19

TSEA March 1, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update – Week Ending 3-1-19

Governor Bill Lee will present his State of the State speech Monday March 4, 2019 at 6 p.m. Central.  We expect Governor Lee to announce a couple of initiatives that will affect state employees

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State Revenues for January 2019

State Revenues for January 2019

TSEA February 26, 2019 Comments Off on State Revenues for January 2019

The state has announced revenues for January totaled $1.4 billion, which is $28.8 million more than budgeted and 2.81 percent greater than revenues received in January 2018. Year-to-date revenues for six months were $182.9

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Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-22-19

Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-22-19

TSEA February 22, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-22-19

TSEA this week met with the new commissioner of DOHR Juan Williams and his staff. We had a good discussion about the longevity and burden of proof bills which are a part of our

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Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-15-19

Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-15-19

TSEA February 15, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-15-19

TSEA representatives met with key House and Senate Chairmen and sponsors of our bills to begin moving our Legislative Agenda through the committee process. Below is a list of bill numbers and sponsors in

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Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-8-19

Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-8-19

TSEA February 11, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-8-19

TSEA representatives at the State Capitol before this week’s bill filing deadline successfully secured legislative sponsors for all our proposed bills.  Below is a list of bill numbers and sponsors in both the House

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Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-1-19

Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-1-19

TSEA February 4, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-1-19

TSEA has spent the first few weeks of the 111th General Assembly speaking with many top officials including the Speaker of the House Glen Casada, the new Commissioner of Human Resources Juan Williams, University

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TSEA Lobby Day 2019

TSEA Lobby Day 2019

TSEA January 16, 2019 Comments Off on TSEA Lobby Day 2019

TSEA’s 2019 Lobby Day will be held on Tuesday, March 26 in Nashville. TSEA members will meet in the State House Chamber, Cordell Hull Building and other locations for Lobby Day. This is your chance

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