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2018 Budget Fightback Emails – UPDATE 02/06/18

2018 Budget Fightback Emails - UPDATE 02/06/18 Sent on Behalf of President Spence: PEF Members, The PEF Legislative Department, SWPAC and leadership have been actively engaged with our 2018-19 budget priorities (See Attached). In addition to carefully analyzing the budget, preparing budget documents and providing Senate and Assembly leaders with pertinent PEF budget priorities, on January 24, 2018 I once again had the honor of... Read more

PEF Quality of Work Life pilot program

Sent on Behalf of President Spence: PEF Leaders and Members, I’m happy to announce the launch of a “Quality of Work Life” pilot program to help improve break/lunch areas for PEF members by purchasing certain kitchen appliances through Article 14 funds. The maximum funding available, per calendar year, to any PEF Division under this program is $1,000. The program is capped at $100,000 per calendar... Read more

Buffalo NY Student Debt Clinic regarding the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program

PEF is offering a Student Debt Clinic to members in Buffalo, NY. This training is being offered to provide members information regarding the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program. We will cover the basics of the program and how to apply. Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 5:00pm – 7:00pm at 1199 SEIU, 2421 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214. RSVP to PEF Region 1 Office Pat Sante gro.f1519275407ep@et1519275407nasp1519275407, or call (800) 462-1462, ext.... Read more

PEF Presents: The NYS Civil Service System & Diversity in the state workforce

PEF Members: It's the 47th Annual NYS Association of Black & Puerto Rican Legislators Conference. Join PEF on Saturday, February 17th at 3:30PM - 4:15PM at the NYS Legislative Office Building, Room 120 (Near the Well) at the Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York. This event is sponsored by Assemblyman N. Nick Perry Assistant Spaker Pro Tempore. The Panelists Include: • Lola W. Brabham Acting Commissioner of the Department of Civil Service •... Read more