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Important update from PEF President Susan M. Kent: PERB finds Governor’s unit determination petition deficient

PEF was notified today that the Public Employment Relations Board (PERB) will not process Governor's Office of Employee Relations' ("GOER's") application which seeks to designate 2500 PEF titles as M/C until GOER provides "a statement for each individual for whom a designation is sought that identifies whether the designation is sought for managerial status or confidential status; and the duties that form... Read more

Message from PEF President Susan M. Kent: Employer Petition Seeking Designation of PEF Positions as M/C

On Monday, December 15, 2014, PEF and approximately 2,500 state employees received notice from the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations (“GOER”) that on December 12, 2014, the State filed an employer petition which attempts to move their titles into the M/C class.  The purpose of this memo is to provide guidance and information to you regarding the employer petition filed by the... Read more

Chanukah Message from the Kent/Garcia Administration

Chanukah, The Jewish Festival of Lights, is a time for people of all beliefs to remember that faith and perseverance can help us overcome even the greatest hardships and adversity.  To all our members and their families who will begin celebrating the Jewish holiday at sundown tonight we wish you a Happy, Happy Chanukah!... Read more