TPEA Press Releases

TPEA Press Release on CPS Backlog and Employee Turnover

Posted on 10/26/2016
Proposals to add positions at CPS don’t address the root cause of extreme case backlogs: excessive employee turnover. TPEA urges the Senate Finance Committee to focus on the 26 percent turnover rate among CPS specialists when it meets Wednesday.

TPEA Statement on State Auditor's Office Report on Classified Employee Turnover for Fiscal Year 2015

Posted on 12/22/2015
TPEA responds to the State Auditor's Office release of An Annual Report on Classified Employee Turnover for Fiscal Year 2015.

State Employees Honor TDCJ Executive Director as Agency Administrator of the Year

Posted on 8/7/2015
Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) Executive Director Brad Livingston has been named Agency Administrator of the Year by TPEA,

TPEA Announces 2015 Scholarship Recipients

Posted on 7/22/2015
The Texas Public Employees Association (TPEA), a nonunion, nonpartisan membership association for state employees and retirees, announced its 2015 scholarship recipients July 18 at the 2015 TPEA Awards Luncheon.

State Employees Honor Reps Flynn and Alonzo as Legislators of the Year

Posted on 7/21/2015
Rep. Dan Flynn (R–Van) and Rep. Roberto Alonzo (D–Dallas) have been named Legislators of the Year by the Texas Public Employees Association.

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