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School district, support staff strike new deal

...nurses, RALLY employees, as well as maintenance and custodial personnel. JESS is a local affiliate of the Alaska Public Employee Association and American Federation of Teachers.The JESS membership is scheduled to vote on the new contract Nov...
Alaska looks at some bold moves to cut medical bills

Cutting Alaska's health care costs by sending employees out of state for cheaper treatment might work to trim budgets, but even so it may not be in the state's best interest, say some who would have to deal with the proposals.
Cheryl Jebe

...related, and retirement and benefits appeals. Prior to working with the State I worked eight years at Alaska Public Employees Association representing employees in contract negotiation, workplace employee/employer grievances, appeals and...
Ex- assembly member, state rep supports Jebe for mayor

...and, of course, Juneau citizens and taxpayers. Her work history also includes eight years with the Alaska Public Employees Association in the areas of contract negotiation, grievances, appeals, and arbitrations. Again, valuable areas...
Governor's approval rating near nation's worst

...cap medical fees and assemble an appeals commission. The bills would affect thousands of Alaskans. The Alaska Public Employees Association and the National Education Association-Alaska, two unions that have a total membership of about 20...
Unions file lawsuit in attempt to stop retirement plan

...qualified by the Internal Revenue Service to be tax-exempt, said Bruce Ludwig, business manager for the Alaska Public Employees Association. The unions fear less money will go into new employees' retirement accounts as taxes will be taken out...
State's flaw upsets Aetna

...for one year while reviewing the proposals again, said Dennis Geary, assistant business manager at the Alaska Public Employees Association. Doing so would be a more prudent business practice, he added. "The whole process was obviously disturbing...
Privatizing state services costs $1 million

...contract out. There's a lot of abuse that can take place," said Bruce Ludwig, business manager for the Alaska Public Employees Association/AFT. The code was adopted in 1988 after lawmakers learned of serious problems with misuse of public funds...
Governor announces hiring freeze

...control expenses. "Maybe he can slow down on the jet," said Bruce Ludwig, business manager for the Alaska Public Employees Association. Murkowski's purchase of a $2.7 million Westwind II jet last year and his plane trips in and out of...
My Turn: We know what we are getting

...questioned the political endorsement practices of epic, the Employees Political Information Committee of the Alaska Public Employees Association/AFT. It was implied that epic's actions are not in the best interest of the membership. This is not...


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