Tag: DEL

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Inslee budget expected to address proposed new Department of Children, Youth and Families

The governor’s budget proposal due out next week is also supposed to address the unanimous recommendation from his Blue Ribbon Commission to form a new Department of Children, Youth and Families. The recommendation has been the subject of several interim legislative committee hearings in November and last week. The proposed new agency would bring Children’s …

Negotiators Reports

Area Report 2/17/15 (Dixon)

GENERAL GOVERNMENT Department of Enterprise Services (DES)– no current DTB’s. Your UMCC team recently met with management to discuss a wide range of issues including sick leave protocol, budget and facilities updates. Department of Early Learning (DEL)– We recently filed a DTB regarding an office move. We met with management and addressed various concerns, at …

Negotiators Reports

Area Report 1/15/15 (Dixon)

GENERAL GOVERNMENT Department of Enterprise Services (DES)– no current DTB’s. The next UMCC is scheduled for February 13th. Department of Early Learning (DEL)– We recently filed a DTB regarding an office move. We met with management and addressed various concerns, at this point we still have a few outstanding issues but are working to resolve …

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Early Learning members @ Tacoma “Lunch ‘n Learn”

Dozens of WFSE/AFSCME Department of Early Learning members in Tacoma for a regional meeting took a break to eat pizza and talk about issues important to them. They also encouraged co-workers at the union “Lunch ‘n Learn” to volunteer activities to help in the important work of building the next General Government contract, which also …

Negotiators Reports, News

Excerpt from Area Report 2/15/14 (Desiree D) – DEL

Early Learning (DEL) The Statewide Union-Management meeting was held on February 11th.  Policies and Procedures were a large part of the discussion.  The group reviewed the process for policy development and made suggestions for change.  One important change is the union will receive notice of the change so we may determine if there are impacts …