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Union secures hotel block for Stony Brook members during COVID pandemic

Union secures hotel block for Stony Brook members during COVID pandemic

Contact: Jane Briggs, gro.f1585437809ep@sg1585437809girbj1585437809 Albany, N.Y. (03/27/2020) – The New York State Public Employees Federation (PEF), responding to the needs of members working at Stony Brook University hospital, has secured a block of hotel rooms for members to use if they fear spreading the coronavirus to their families or are too exhausted to... Read more

Coronavirus: Information for PEF Members and Staff

Coronavirus: Information for PEF Members and Staff

UPDATED: 3/27/2020 The news is filled with stories on the Coronavirus that seems to change constantly. Just how widespread the outbreak will be is yet to be determined. But PEF is working diligently on how New York State can and must protect their workforce, and resources for you to use to protect yourselves.

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CARES Act – Summary and Resources

CARES Act – Summary and Resources

PEF members and working people have been on the forefront of the unprecedented public health and economic crisis spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic. These efforts include providing continued care for Americans and driving a demand to federal and state lawmakers to #ProtectAllWorkers. This week the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act passed the Congress and is... Read more



UPDATED: 3/27/2020

PEF Director of Contract Administration put together a FAQ document based on the many questions we have been receiving from our members. The Q&A document will be updated regularly as new information becomes available.

We know this is a stressful and, at times, confusing period. Please continue to check the PEF website and social media pages for updated... Read more