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Legislative Update: 4-12-19

Legislative Update: 4-12-19

TSEA April 12, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update: 4-12-19

We are very close to the end of the legislative session, and many committees have already wrapped up their business for the year. Burden of Proof Update: Next Tuesday, April 16, 2019, is the

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Legislative Update: 4-5-19

Legislative Update: 4-5-19

TSEA April 5, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update: 4-5-19

As the general assembly begins working toward winding down legislative session for the year, this coming week will see the last scheduled meetings for many of the legislative committees. This big news of this

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Legislative Update – Lobby Day ’19

Legislative Update – Lobby Day ’19

TSEA March 29, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update – Lobby Day ’19

“I am going to do everything I can in leadership to make certain that you know how much you are appreciated for what you do and can live in a culture of work that

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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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ParTNers for Health Introduces New 2019 Wellness Program

ParTNers for Health Introduces New 2019 Wellness Program

TSEA February 5, 2019 Comments Off on ParTNers for Health Introduces New 2019 Wellness Program

ParTNers for Health has partnered with Active- Health Management, the state’s new wellness vendor, to help members achieve their health goals. And now there are new cash incentives available for all active state and

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An important message for members enrolled in Cigna Health Insurance

An important message for members enrolled in Cigna Health Insurance

TSEA February 5, 2019 Comments Off on An important message for members enrolled in Cigna Health Insurance

In September of last year, Benefits Administration was informed that Cigna and Tenet Healthcare were terminating their relationship for 2019. This has changed and the organizations have reached an agreement. This means Tenet will

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