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State Law Provides State Employees Time Off to Vote

State Law Provides State Employees Time Off to Vote

TSEA July 31, 2018 Comments Off on State Law Provides State Employees Time Off to Vote

As a reminder, State law provides that all state employees must be allowed time off from work to vote:  “any person entitled to vote in an election held in this state may be absent

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Political  Activity  by  Executive  Branch  Employees

Political Activity by Executive Branch Employees

TSEA July 18, 2018 Comments Off on Political Activity by Executive Branch Employees

The Little Hatch Act banned all political campaigning by state employees on state property or occurring when the employee should be conducting state business. The notable exception to this law was state employees could

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TEAM-PAC endorsed candidates win big

TEAM-PAC endorsed candidates win big

TSEA 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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Why state employees support Eddie Smith for District 13

Why state employees support Eddie Smith for District 13

TSEA October 26, 2016 Comments Off on Why state employees support Eddie Smith for District 13

(Pictured above: Rep. Eddie Smith with TSEA’s Knox/UT Chapter President Betty Beal) As Tennesseans head to the polls, many minds are on the national candidates. But, for state workers the state and local races

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2016 Primary election unofficial results

2016 Primary election unofficial results

TSEA August 4, 2016 Comments Off on 2016 Primary election unofficial results

The following list of TEAM-PAC endorsed candidates only includes those who had primary election challengers. The outcome for each candidate is listed beside their name. All but one of TEAM-PAC’s endorsed candidates won their district’s primary

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Will you vote on Thursday, August 4?

Will you vote on Thursday, August 4?

TSEA August 2, 2016 Comments Off on Will you vote on Thursday, August 4?

Our next election day is August 4 – this Thursday! This is a crucial time for TSEA and state employees. For many of the races, given the current make-up of most legislative districts, this

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Message from your TSEA President

Message from your TSEA President

TSEA July 20, 2016 Comments Off on Message from your TSEA President

Dear State Employees, As you may know, August 4 is our state primary election day. Last Friday, polls opened for early voting all across the state and will remain open until July 30. TEAM-PAC,

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How did TEAM’s endorsed candidates do this election cycle?

How did TEAM’s endorsed candidates do this election cycle?

TSEA November 13, 2014 Comments Off on How did TEAM’s endorsed candidates do this election cycle?

TEAM’s endorsed candidates won big this election But some candidates won by a very small margin. If state employees had decided to stay home, these endorsed candidates would not have been elected. For instance

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TSEA Makes a Difference

TSEA Makes a Difference

TSEA August 12, 2014 Comments Off on TSEA Makes a Difference

“I’ve never before campaigned for a Republican, (a life changing experience 🙂 ). But the most fun I’ve had so far with TSEA was campaigning in Williamson County for Rep. Charles Michael Sargent!” –

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Do you know your voting rights?

Do you know your voting rights?

TSEA August 6, 2014 Comments Off on Do you know your voting rights?

Tomorrow is Tennessee’s State Primary Election Day. As we look forward to tomorrow’s election, below we have included some helpful information and reminders for you to consider as you exercise your right to vote.

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