Week In Action Archive: 2019

December, 2019:

December 20:

"Press Dives In On Some Of The Issues Identified Within Vermont Corrections Department"


December 13:

"VSEA Sends Message To Membership About Recent Chittenden Allegations"


December 6:

"Woodside Are You On?"


November, 2019:

November 22:

Buy Union Made This Thanksgiving!


November 15:

One Week Left For Executive Branch Unit Members To Vote Yay Or Nay On Tentative Agreement! 

November 8:

Executive Branch Units’ Contract Ratification Ballot Emailed TODAY!


November 1:

VSEA At Worksites To Talk Tentative Agreement & Pension Fight



October, 2019:

October 25:

VSEA Executive Unit Bargaining Teams Reach Tentative Agreement With State On New Contract


October 18:

First Mediation Session For VSEA Executive Unit Bargaining Teams Leads To Second


October 11:

VSEA Mourns Passing Of Longtime Leader & Activist Ruth Leithead


October 4:

Executive Branch Bargaining Teams Heading To Mediation!



September, 2019:

September 27:

VSEA Fall 2019 Membership Drive Launches! 

September 20:

Recap Of VSEA’s 75th Annual Meeting


September 6:

VSEA’s 75th Annual Meeting Is Next Saturday! Walk-Ins Welcome!



August, 2019:

August 30:

Celebrate Labor Day With Other Vermont Workers At Middlebury Event


August 23:

VSEA Strongly Disputes Local Television Station’s Report On Corrections Staffing Levels

August 9:

2019 Annual Meeting WARN Emailed To Members This Week


August 2:

ERN Announces District Board Election Winners!



July, 2019:

July 26:

Time Running Out To Cast Ballot In District Board Elections!


July 19:

Monday Is The Deadline To Register For Your Meal(s) At September’s VSEA Annual Meeting!


July 12:

VLRB Issues Complaint On Way State Implemented Its Infants-At-Work Policy



June, 2019:

June 28:

VSEA Council Begins Prepping For 2020

June 21:

Big Win! VSEA’s Arbitration Bill Signed!

June 14:

Deadline For Governor To Sign VSEA & Firefighters’ Arbitration Bill Is Midnight, Monday!


June 7:

VSEA Represents At May 30 Rally Against Scott Walker!



May, 2019:

May 24:

Status Of Important VSEA Budget Items & Bills, As 2019 Session Draws To Close. ESD Positions Saved!


May 17:

Update From The State House


May 10:

ALERT! House Wants To Protect DCF Jobs & Senate Wants To Cut Them, Leading To Conference Committee Showdown


May 3:

Debate Over ESD Position Cuts Moves To House



April, 2019:

April 26:

Call Your Senator(s)! Message: Don’t Cut DCF ESD Positions!


April 19:

VSEA BOT Calls On VSEA Members To Support Stop & Shop Striking Workers By Boycotting Sister Grocery Store Hannaford


April 12:

Office Of State’s Attorney’s Employees Vote To Join VSEA


April 5:

Lawmakers Pass 2019 Budget Adjustment Bill, Which Funds Reclassifications & Woodside



March, 2019:

March 29:

Survey Time! VSEA Wants Your Input On Child Care

March 22:

VLRB Sides With VSEA On Case Concerning Parental Leave Rights For State Employee Foster Parents


March 15:

President Bellini’s Message To Members & Retirees About Anti-Union Radio Ads Currently Airing In VT


March 8:

VSEA Files Formal ULP Against State For Implementing Policy Without First Negotiating Impact With Union


March 1:

Enhanced Employee On-The-Job Safety & Security Takes Center Stage At VSEA’s State House Day 2019



February, 2019:

February 22:

VSEA Asks State To Suspend New Policy And Negotiate First With Union


February 15:

Delay? What Delay? Big Thanks To AOT Employees And All Other State Employees Required To Go To Work, Regardless Of Winter Snow Storm

February 8:

Save The Salisbury Fish Hatchery!


February 1:

VSEA Analysis Of State’s Annual Budget Address



January, 2019:

January 25:

VSEA Looks To Budget Adjustment Process To Fund Recent Employee Reclassifications & Woodside

January 18:

VSEA Thanks State Employees For Stepping Up (As Always) To Facilitate The Host Of Issues Caused By Federal
Government Shutdown

January 11:

Told You’re Being Investigated? Watch This Video!

January 4:

New Executive Branch Contracts Now Online!



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