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PEF Petition to protect the rights of our most vulnerable citizens

PEF Members: The rights of developmentally disabled individuals in New York state are being ignored by the Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD). OPWDD has been closing 24-hour nursing support residences, intensive Intermediate Care Facilities and diminishing the services necessary for people to live in the least restrictive setting by outsourcing these individuals to nursing homes and other long-term care facilities. We are... Read more

Leadership Development Program for Professional, Scientific and Technical Services Unit employees

Program Description and Registration Information  The multi-day Leadership Development Program (LDP) is designed to provide participants with the key skills to better lead and manage in New York State government. The LDP is for Professional, Scientific and Technical Services Unit employees, grade 23 and above, who are in supervisory and managerial roles. Participants will explore how to set goals, manage change, solve problems,... Read more

PEF Budget Fightback Needs You to Take Action

PEF Members: Please see the updated PEF budget fightback list.

This includes the most recent Senate and Assembly actions. So far, the Legislature has acted in our favor on many PEF issues, but as you can see, there are some items we need to change their minds on. I am happy to announce that we have been able to have the Cost-Benefit... Read more

PEF Contract Update: Contract team shows union unity at the bargaining table

PEF CONTRACT UPDATE — March 13, Albany.

REPRESENTING YOU – The PS&T Contract Team pauses for a group photo during a break at the bargaining table with the state's negotiators. The strategy of the PEF team stems from the many town hall meetings where PEF members had an opportunity to reveal what they want in the next agreement. The team also... Read more