Lame Duck 2018 Over

Lame Duck 2018 OVER We are pleased to report that, just after 8a on Friday, Dec. 21, the Legislature adjourned, ending the 2018 Lame Duck session. While we certainly had some losses, including the School Aid Fund raid executed overnight (see below), of note the...

UPDATE: 3% Case to be heard by Michigan Supreme Court

MEA statement regarding Supreme Court decision to hear Snyder appeal on 3 percent lawsuit     June 1, 2017 — The following can be attributed to MEA President Steven Cook in response to the Supreme Court’s decision to hear Gov. Snyder’s appeal in the long-running...

The DEATH OF PENSIONS!

The Michigan legislature is taking action to kill the MPSERS pension system every public school employee has worked under and is currently working under. They will reduce it to a simple 401k system thus discouraging college students from becoming educators,...