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The Communicator | September 9, 2020 | Volume 38. No. 6
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The President’s Message

COVID response, Convention, member engagement updates at PEF Executive Board

Contract Team defending your rights, monitoring fiscal, health crisis before returning to the table

PEF is all of us

PEF hit the ground running for its members as COVID raged

PEF tells state lawmakers of pandemic’s effects on state workforce

Sen. Gillibrand, PEF leaders call for real help with public employees’ student debt

PEF calling on state to unfreeze hiring, stop redeploying staff at CDPC

Community First, Stay Remote: ITS members ask to keep working from home amid lingering COVID concerns

Union condemns parole of man convicted in parole officer’s murder

NY sues Trump administration over workers’ rights; PEF asks state to afford same rights to members

Major renovations underway at PEF Headquarters

MBP offering open enrollment for life, disability insurances

‘Heroes Don’t Get Zeros’: Hundreds turn out to rally for COVID pay at Stony Brook

PEF Division 180 spurs shift change that yields 3-day workweeks at Buffalo PC

PEF members involved in SEFA say campaign needs all hands on deck

Keeping your college student covered

Advocating fairness, justice for all in Reg. 1

Thank You for All You Do: Region 6 hosts Member Appreciation Days

PEF members volunteer with Capital District Area Labor Federation at drive-thru food pantry

Labor movement loses strong advocate: John Lewis passes away at 80

Roswell Park among top 15 cancer centers in the U.S.

PEF fire protection specialist first on scene of Thruway accident with fuel leak puts specialized training to use​

Division 179 announces 2020 scholarship winners

Loss of longtime PEF activist, Region 6 leader mourned

2020 Convention Delegate List

Letters to the Editor

Retirees in Action: Uncommon times are upon us

Ailing members need your leave donations

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