|Posted on March 18, 2015 at 8:10 PM||comments (1695)|
Find out the most up-to-date news about issues NASCOE is working on in your behalf.
Read the report HERE.
|Posted on December 21, 2014 at 11:43 AM||comments (99)|
Dana McKinney, President and Kenni Crane, KASCOE Legislative Chair share this positive news with members:
Merry Christmas NASCOE Members! IMPORTANT FSA BUDGET INFORMATION ATTACHED
I can't think of any better news that we could possibly be sharing with our FSA family at this time!
NASCOE's hard work and dedication to our grassroots efforts have proved successful, as you can see in the following documents.
Please make sure that you spread this news far and wide with every FSA employee and with our county committee members.
Donny Green, Southeast Area Legislative Chairperson
|Posted on March 28, 2014 at 5:37 PM||comments (107)|
Message from Donny Green, Southeast Area Legislative Chair:
CLICK HERE for a summary of NASCOE's visit to DC this week.
It would be good if everyone took the time to go to:http://www.appropriations.senate.gov/webcasts.cfm?method=webcasts.view&id=71e81f31-ad7c-4dc2-8b82-5a5771c9b6ec
The above link will take you to the archived video of the Senate Agriculture Appropriations Committee Hearing on FSA's FY15 Budget. This was a very revealing hearing and certainly should concern all of us and encourage us to become engaged with our grassroots efforts to develop and enhance relationships with our legislators at home. I hope each of you are working to get me your key contacts for our grassroots efforts that I sent you earlier this week. Remember, I need this information back no later than April 4.
We should be proud of what NASCOE is doing and we should be optimistic about the news of the proposed 3.3% pay increase for federal employees under legislation proposed this week by Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-VA). Always feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns.
Lastly, I hope everyone is making plans to attend the SEA Rally in Little Rock, Ark. April 9-14. I know the Arkansas bunch will be serving up some excellent hospitality and I have learned today that some DC Management folks will be in attendance and this should be an excellent opportunity to hear their responses to our concerns. I regret that I will not be able to attend due to some training schedule conflicts, but I Kevin Wooten, NASCOE Legislative Co-Chairperson, will be in attendance and will give everyone some legislative update reports.
Thanks for all you do!
|Posted on March 9, 2014 at 8:42 PM||comments (9)|
Here are the Notes of last week's WDC trip from Mark VanHoose, NASCOE President.
|Posted on February 2, 2014 at 11:21 AM||comments (13)|
|Posted on January 28, 2014 at 8:50 PM||comments (0)|
Attached is an article concerning NASCOE's push for COF closure language in the Farm Bill. Unsure if the language made it in there or not -- but in searching the 900+ page document, it doesn't seem to be.
County employee group makes last-minute push for FSA offices
|Posted on January 25, 2014 at 1:17 PM||comments (0)|
Please take a few minutes to read what NASCOE has been up to regarding Legislative action.