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COUNTY EMPLOYEES GET BIG SURPRISE—THEIR HEALTH INSURANCE COSTS INCREASED AND THEY DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT IT

June 6, 2014

As reported in our “BOC meeting highlights” blog, the BOC increased the county employees’ cost of health insurance by raising the deductible they pay from $1000 to $2500 and adding a $15 per pay period cost for their health insurance. 338 more words

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Targeted Campaigning the Bane of Breakfast

More whining from the Breakfast Club in our current SDEA election campaign.  In another attempt to throw a dark shroud over the Strength and Unity Team of candidates, the Clubbers are now complaining about that “most evil” of actions: 575 more words

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Breakfast Club Supporters Break Campaign Rules

I originally typed this entry a week ago.  I’ve been hamming and hawing about posting it.  But, I can wait no longer, because our union members deserve the truth.   632 more words

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Hagel Cuts Furlough Days for Pentagon Civilian Employees

WASHINGTON (KMOX) — Although some civilian employees tell KMOX News they don’t have any written confirmation yet, there appears to be good news regarding furloughs that began last month (July 8th) due to sequestration. 730 more words

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911 Director Gets Special Treatment

911 Director, Melissa Slocumb, is a county employee. She is paid $39,998 a year and she is required to take 12 furlough days each year just like all county employees. 389 more words

County

Would You Buy More Vacation Time

Some companies are offering employees an opportunity to purchase more time off.  Would you take advantage of it?  Essentially, these companies are saying if you take an extra vacation day, we won’t pay you for that day.  9 more words

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Defense Department Employees Prepare For Furloughs

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Thousands of civilian Defense Department employees are bracing for furloughs forced on them by the sequestration budget cuts.

Derek Valcourt explains those furloughs will hit especially hard at Fort Meade in Anne Arundel County. 304 more words

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