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Companies say they can’t find skilled workers. Turns out unions are pretty good at providing them.  By Lydia DePillis June 29 at 1:32 PM This article includes: “…a quick history lesson. The declining relevance of unions in workforce development has several causes, other than the decline of the labor movement itself, and it starts in […]

Secretary Duncan stated the nation is at a crossroads with two different paths for a new ESEA – a choice with moral and economic consequences. The current law, No Child Left Behind (NCLB), should be replaced with a law that ensures opportunity for every child in this country; strengthens our nation economically; and expands support […]

MNEA Special Legislative Update  June 4, 2015 By Otto Fajen MNEA Legislative Director This message is coming to you from the Missouri NEA Legislative Update listserv (mo-nea-legis-update@list.nea.org). ———————————– GOVERNOR VETOES SO-CALLED “RIGHT-TO-WORK” Governor Jay Nixon vetoed HCS/HBs 116 and 569 on June 4.  The Association opposes the bill and appreciates the action of the Governor […]

Legislative Update by Otto Fajen   MNEA Legislative Director Number 18   May 20, 2015 This message is coming to you from the Missouri NEA Legislative Update listserv (mo-nea-legis-update@list.nea.org). [A list of the key topics. Click below summary on  “continue reading…“  to read full descriptions.] SENATE SLOWDOWN AT SESSION END; MANY BILLS DIE SPEAKER DIEHL RESIGNS; REP. […]

This message is coming to you from the Missouri NEA Legislative Update listserv (mo-nea-legis-update@list.nea.org). [A list of the key topics. Click below summary on  “continue reading…“  to read full descriptions.] SENATE QUITS EARLY AT SESSION END; MANY BILLS DIE SPEAKER DIEHL RESIGNS; REP. RICHARDSON SELECTED AS NEW SPEAKER ST. LOUIS COMMUNITY COLLEGE CAMPUS EXPRESSION MOST […]

This message is coming to you from the Missouri NEA Legislative Update listserv (mo-nea-legis-update@list.nea.org). [A list of the key topics. Click below summary on  “continue reading…“  to read full descriptions.] ——————————————– MNEA Legislative Update   Week 18, No. 1, May 11, 2015 By Otto Fajen   MNEA Legislative Director SENATE TO CONSIDER SO-CALLED “RIGHT TO WORK” JOINT […]

Missouri NEA Weekly Legislative Update Number 17 – May 8, 2015 By Otto Fajen MNEA Legislative Director This message is coming to you from the Missouri NEA Legislative Update listserv (mo-nea-legis-update@list.nea.org). [A list of the key topics. Click below summary on  “continue reading…“  to read full descriptions.] LEGISLATURE ADJOURNS FOR WEEK LEGISLATURE APPROVES STUDENT TRANSFER […]

This message is coming to you from the Missouri NEA Legislative Update listserv (mo-nea-legis-update@list.nea.org). [A list of the key topics. Click below summary on “continue reading…“ to read full descriptions.] ——————————————– MNEA Legislative Update Week 17, No. 4, May 7, 2015 By Otto Fajen MNEA Legislative Director HOUSE ADJOURNS FOR WEEK, SENATE TO MEET ON […]

This message is coming to you from the Missouri NEA Legislative Update listserv (mo-nea-legis-update@list.nea.org). [A list of the key topics. Click below summary on  “continue reading…“  to read full descriptions.] ————————————————————————————— Missouri NEA Legislative Update   Week 17, No. 3, May 6, 2015 By Otto Fajen  MNEA Legislative Director CONFERENCE ACTION ON OMNIBUS EDUCATION BILL […]

This message is coming to you from the Missouri NEA Legislative Update listserv (mo-nea-legis-update@list.nea.org). [A list of the key topics. Click below summary on  “continue reading…“  to read full descriptions.] ————————————————————————————— Missouri NEA Legislative Update   Week 17, No. 2, May 5, 2015 By Otto Fajen  MNEA Legislative Director LEGISLATURE APPROVES STUDENT TRANSFER BILL OMNIBUS […]