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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 – 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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What Gov. Lee’s Proposed Budget Means for State Employees

What Gov. Lee’s Proposed Budget Means for State Employees

TSEA March 5, 2019 Comments Off on What Gov. Lee’s Proposed Budget Means for State Employees

Gov. Lee’s State of the State address and proposed budgetLast night Gov Bill Lee gave his first state of the state address outlining the priorities of his proposed state budget. Here are a few

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DCS Caseloads Bill passes House Children and Families Subcommittee

DCS Caseloads Bill passes House Children and Families Subcommittee

TSEA March 5, 2019 Comments Off on DCS Caseloads Bill passes House Children and Families Subcommittee

The House Children & Families Subcommittee today (3-5-19) unanimously passed an amended version of HB0921, the DCS Caseloads bill, on to the House Judiciary Committee. This is the first step in the process, with

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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 September 2018

State Revenues for September 2018

TSEA November 21, 2018 Comments Off on State Revenues for September 2018

The state has announced overall revenues for September 2018 were $1.4 billion, which is $63.4 million more than September of last year and $53.3 million more than the budgeted estimate. Tennessee revenues for the second

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Reminder: Performance Evaluation Comments Are Due Friday

Reminder: Performance Evaluation Comments Are Due Friday

TSEA August 29, 2018 Comments Off on Reminder: Performance Evaluation Comments Are Due Friday

Members don’t forget!  If you haven’t already, it is time to go into your performance document and make sure to add positive things you have accomplished since your interim evaluations so they are available

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We need help phone banking for TEAM-PAC endorsed candidates

We need help phone banking for TEAM-PAC endorsed candidates

TSEA July 26, 2018 Comments Off on We need help phone banking for TEAM-PAC endorsed candidates

We need your help phone banking for TEAM-PAC endorsed candidates until the Aug. 2nd primary election. Phone banking is a great way for us to reach voters. Each phone call is a personal contact for our TEAM-PAC endorsed

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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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