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.  

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. 

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. 

A fight for the very soul of our country

In her most recent column appearing in the New York Times, AFT President Randi Weingarten talks about the need for our country to return to the kind of thoughtful yet passionate discourse and engagement in civic life that's been far too rare lately.

Weingarten to Senate on court nomination: Do your job

The Constitution is crystal clear about what to do when there's a Supreme Court vacancy: The president of the United States nominates a candidate for the bench, and the Senate provides advice and consent, AFT President Randi Weingarten says, urging the Senate to do its job.