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The PEF payday/vacation 2018 calendar

It's that time of year again PEF members. Now you can reference the PEF pay day/vacation 2018 calendar. Download the PDF (Portable Document Format), print and post by your work area for quick reference throughout the year. Yes, take me to TheCOMMUNICATOR December2017-January 2018 online page now.  ... Read more

Deadline for the Health Plan Option Transfer period-enrolling in the Opt-out Program Approaching

PEF Members; PS&T employees who want to change their health plan option for 2018 must complete and submit a Health Insurance Transaction Form (PS-404) by December 15, 2017.  For Option Transfer  information or to download the PS-404 form, go to NYSHIP Online at www.cs.ny.gov/employee-benefits. No action is required if you wish to keep your current health plan option and still qualify for that plan. Each... Read more

PEF Black Caucus presentation on “Addressing Diversity in the New America” is a hit!

The event was well attended with close to 100 members and the public in attendance. President Wayne Spence and Region 8 Coordinator Mike Blue welcomed the attendees at the Black Caucus special presentation at PEF Headquarters. Panelists included: Marisol Alcantara, NYS Senator, Kathy Sheehan, Albany Mayor, Gwen Pope, President Albany NAACP, Harry Bronson, NYS Assemblyman, P. David Soares, Albany County District Attorney Dr. Kajal Lahiri, Professor of Economics SUNY Albany and Dr. Regena Thomas, AFT Co-Director of Human Rights... Read more