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MSEA Family, The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) was found to be in violation of Articles 5 and 20 of the MSEA Collective Bargaining Agreement by failing to disclose all policies

The Michigan State Employees Association (MSEA) has partnered with the Michigan Corrections Organization (MCO) and Senator John Cherry to introduce Senate Bills 165 - 166 -167.

MSEA Delegates for the 44th AFSCME International Convention

 

  • Brent Heyer (DTMB)

 

  • Phil Potoki (DNR)

 

  • Keith Lounsberry (DNR)

 

  • Rick Edward (MDOC)

 

  • Tim Schutt (MDOT)

 

 

*Attention MSEA Members*

 

Effective immediately, the MSEA Central Office has resumed normal business operations and hours.

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, the Central Office has reopened with strict safety protocols in place to protect both members and staff. Members needing assistance are asked to call the central office and schedule an appointment prior to entering the building.

 

This past February, conservation officers in Michigan won a hard-fought victory. After more than a yearlong battle, they secured a 12% wage increase, bringing their pay in line with other local and state public safety officers.

The last few years have seen a rise in worker momentum, with unionized workers raising their voices to demand higher pay, safer working conditions and more.

MSEA is partnering with Shattuck Great Outdoors in Portland, Michigan and hosting a gun raffle dinner to raise funds for our crisis fund. The drawing guidelines are as follows: the raffle tickets will be sold for $40 dollars per ticket and only 250 tickets will be available. The firearms will be drawn in order as listed. Only MSEA members in good standing can purchase raffle tickets. If all raffle tickets are not sold by May 12th, 2024, raffle tickets will be allowed to be sold to the general public.

AFSCME President Lee Saunders praised the White House’s announcement Thursday that the Biden administration will forgive student loans for an additional 78,000 borrowers — including many AFSCME members — under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program.

AFSCME President Lee Saunders congratulated Nicole Berner, a longtime labor lawyer and general counsel of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), on being confirmed to serve on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.