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An Important Message from Wayne Spence, PEF President

Dear PEF Member: We have been informed by our membership that an anti-union group is contacting all state employees on their state email addresses. This is NOT an official state email, nor is it condoned by the Governor’s office. We thank the Governor for working so expeditiously to help protect our members against this type of harassment. Please do not be... Read more

PEF Members Take Their Message to Social Media: UNION STRONG!

PEF Members: In the coming days, you can expect to receive a text message from a PEF member or PEF staff asking you to show support for your Union by participating in PEF’s social media campaign on Facebook and Twitter. In the wake of this week’s Janus decision, PEF along with unions nationwide, is increasing its efforts to reach out to members. At the... Read more

PEF Executive Board enacts new policy for non-members as a result of the Janus decision

Effective immediately, PEF shall not provide representation to non-members except as required by Civil Service Law section section 209-a, as amended. Namely, PEF shall not provide representation to non-members: (i) during questioning by the employer, (ii) in statutory or administrative proceedings or to enforce statutory or regulatory rights, or (iii) in any stage of a grievance, arbitration or other contractual process... Read more