Corrections Workers - Unit 6 Supplemental Survey

The Unit 6 Supplemental agreement has been opened.  This portion of your MOA covers those in the following KOSE covered positions:  Capitol Area Guard I, Corrections Counselor I and II, Corrections Officer I (A), Corrections Officer I (B), Corrections Officer II, Corrections Specialist I, Resource Protection Officer, Safety and Security Officer I.  
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Correctional Officers - Take KOSE's Workplace Safety Survey!

You work in Kansas correctional facilities every day, and are the best source for what is happe­ning in your workplace.  Accordingly, KOSE wants to know YOUR safety concerns.  KOSE has created a safety survey that can be found HERE.  Please help us make the case for safer work environments by completing the survey. 

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TCF Overtime Proposal and Survey

TCF Officers,

Earlier this week, a group of your fellow officers from all shifts met with KOSE representatives to discuss the overtime policy at TCF and what needed to be changed. TCF KOSE members gathered comments from the officer emails we received and brought them to the meetings for discussion.  We are doing our best to accommodate a wide variety of member perspectives as we proceed. 

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Weingarten takes on critics of due process

AFT President Randi Weingarten appeared on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" television show to make the case for teachers' due process rights, to correct widely held misconceptions about the teaching workforce, and to clarify that problems tied to evaluation are often mislabeled as due process issues.

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Weingarten lays out bold call to move country forward

AFT President Randi Weingarten kicked off the AFT national convention in Los Angeles by outlining a bold plan to both fight back and fight forward to reclaim the promise of America and create economic and educational opportunity for all.

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'Harris' decision makes things worse for working families

While the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the importance of collective bargaining and unions to families and communities in its ruling in Harris v. Quinn, let's be clear that working people, who have aspired to the middle class and tried to make a better life for their families, have taken it on the chin for years, AFT President Randi Weingarten says.

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