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U.S. Congress, President pass continuing appropriations act

U.S. Congress, President pass continuing appropriations act

TSEA October 17, 2013 0

Late last night (Wednesday, Oct. 16th), the U.S. Congress and the president came to an agreement to reopen the Federal Government and to raise the nation’s debt limit. Included in the bill signed by

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Haslam salary study rewards, confuses: 100% of State Workers receive 1.5% pay increases, 86% receive additional adjustments, 14% deemed at or above market value

Haslam salary study rewards, confuses: 100% of State Workers receive 1.5% pay increases, 86% receive additional adjustments, 14% deemed at or above market value

TSEA July 11, 2013 0

NASHVILLE – Over the last two years, funding was set aside in the General Appropriation bill for the FY 2013-2014 salary policy – effective as of July 1, 2013. Included in that policy was a

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2013 Salary Study Calculator

2013 Salary Study Calculator

TSEA June 20, 2013 0

Earlier this morning, TSEA received a copy of the state’s salary calculator and instructions as sent to workers in DHS. This calculator was provided by the state to assist you in determining what your level

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Compensation Study Update

Compensation Study Update

TSEA June 14, 2013 0

Earlier today, Governor Haslam sent out the following message to all state employees regarding the compensation study for executive branch employees (There are three branches of government – Judicial, Legislative, and Executive. All employees

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Press Release: TSEA Files Lawsuit Challenging State’s Handling of Layoffs

Press Release: TSEA Files Lawsuit Challenging State’s Handling of Layoffs

TSEA June 11, 2013 0

NASHVILLE, TN. – The Tennessee State Employees Association (TSEA) has filed a class action lawsuit in the Circuit Court of Davidson County against the State of Tennessee charging that the state violated Tennessee law

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Senator Kyle and Senator Ketron take a stand for Higher Education employees

Senator Kyle and Senator Ketron take a stand for Higher Education employees

TSEA April 19, 2013 0

This week, the Tennessee General Assembly adopted a $32.8 billion 2013-2014 state budget that includes a 1.5% raise for state employees, higher education employees, and K-12 teachers. During Tuesday night’s Senate Finance, Ways, &

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Recap of TSEA’s 2013 Lobby Day

Recap of TSEA’s 2013 Lobby Day

TSEA March 27, 2013 0

TSEA had another successful Lobby Day on March 26, 2013, with 141 members attending, 17 of whom were first time attendees. It was an even more exciting Lobby Day than usual due to the

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TSEA Legislative Update – 3-1-2013

TSEA Legislative Update – 3-1-2013

TSEA March 1, 2013 0

Update on the Proposed Hybrid Pension Plan Earlier this afternoon, TSEA met with Tennessee State Treasurer David Lillard to communicate our concerns about the proposed new Hybrid Pension Plan for state employees, higher education,

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Present state employees unaffected by proposed pension changes

Present state employees unaffected by proposed pension changes

TSEA February 28, 2013 0

As you may know, earlier this week Tennessee State Treasurer David Lillard proposed to the Council on Pensions and Insurance a new Hybrid Pension Plan for state employees, higher education employees, and teachers. TSEA

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