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Early voting started today! Here is what you need to know

Early voting started today! Here is what you need to know

TSEA July 17, 2020 Comments Off on Early voting started today! Here is what you need to know

Today early voting started for the Aug. 6 primary election in Tennessee. Here’s what you need to know: If you are a registered voter and you plan to vote in person: Early voting began

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State Revenues for June 2020

State Revenues for June 2020

TSEA July 14, 2020 Comments Off on State Revenues for June 2020

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration Commissioner Butch Eley announced Monday, July 13, that revenues for June were $1.5 billion, which is $12.5 million less than the budgeted monthly revenue estimate.

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In Memorium: Donald Burnette

In Memorium: Donald Burnette

TSEA July 13, 2020 Comments Off on In Memorium: Donald Burnette

It is with a great deal of sadness that we inform our members and fellow state employees of the passing of former TSEA Board Member Donald Burnette. Donald was a member of TSEA since

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In Memorium: Bob Buss

In Memorium: Bob Buss

TSEA July 13, 2020 Comments Off on In Memorium: Bob Buss

We are deeply saddened by the passing of former TEAM PAC Chairman and TSEA Board Member Bob Buss. Bob was a charter member of TSEA, who joined the association on Dec. 1, 1975. He

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Legislative Update: Week ending 6-19-2020

Legislative Update: Week ending 6-19-2020

TSEA June 19, 2020 Comments Off on Legislative Update: Week ending 6-19-2020

The Tennessee Legislature Thursday night passed a $39 billion state budget, which includes over $1 billion in cuts, including the elimination of FY20/21 raises for state employees. Earlier in the week, the House passed

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House passes amended state budget; Senate and House to negotiate differences

House passes amended state budget; Senate and House to negotiate differences

TSEA June 17, 2020 Comments Off on House passes amended state budget; Senate and House to negotiate differences

Today the Tennessee House passed an amended version of the state budget. The House version of the budget differs significantly from the Senate’s budget, which means the two legislative bodies must now negotiate and

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Legislative Update: Week ending 6-12-2020

Legislative Update: Week ending 6-12-2020

TSEA June 12, 2020 Comments Off on Legislative Update: Week ending 6-12-2020

The Senate yesterday passed a reduced state budget, which incorporates a multitude of cuts, including eliminating raises for state and higher education employees in the coming year.  We expect the House of Representatives will

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State Revenues for May 2020

State Revenues for May 2020

TSEA June 9, 2020 Comments Off on State Revenues for May 2020

The state has announced revenues for May totaled $981.9 million, which is $197.3 million less than the budgeted monthly revenue estimate and $184.7 million less than May 2019. “May sales tax collections represent consumer

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Legislative Update: Week ending 6-5-2020

Legislative Update: Week ending 6-5-2020

TSEA June 8, 2020 Comments Off on Legislative Update: Week ending 6-5-2020

The Tennessee General Assembly was very active this week as they work toward finishing up Legislative Session. TSEA Legislation On Wednesday, under the guidance of our dedicated bill sponsor Chairman Gary Hicks and bill

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House passes 401k match, bill moves to Senate

House passes 401k match, bill moves to Senate

TSEA June 4, 2020 Comments Off on House passes 401k match, bill moves to Senate

Yesterday, under the guidance of our dedicated bill sponsor Chairman Gary Hicks and bill co-sponsor Leader William Lamberth, the Tennessee House of Representatives passed HB2045, our 401(k) bill. This bill, if it were to

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