agreement with teachers and that their policies and procedures are sufficient. The state legislature banned collective bargaining in 2011. Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast
Among them is Gov. Bill Haslam s $30 billion budget and a controversial plan to either dismantle or limit collective bargaining for teachers. One resolution up for a vote in the state Senate that has nearly unanimous support is amending
issue is teachers' tenure and collective bargaining for teacher pay and benefits ..... sponsors of legislation to stop collective bargaining , sent the e-mail to all Sumner ..... earlier about legislation to stop collective bargaining by unions. I really believe it
A proposal to replace Tennessee teachers' collective bargaining rights with a policy manual has passed the Senate. Related: Watch This Story "The collective bargaining we have rewards average," said Sen. Kerry
crowds. Video: Police Plan Downtown Nashville Activity Control The protests so far at the Capitol over the collective bargaining issue have only numbered in the hundreds so far. Metro police said they're guessing about 5,000 people
money in states that already forbid collective bargaining and that eliminating it in Tennessee ..... implement reforms. "Police cannot use collective bargaining . Firemen can't use collective bargaining . Public employees, like the state
finds that most think it makes getting rid of bad teachers hard. But there is no consensus on whether to end collective bargaining for teachers unions in the state. Read more results from the MTSU spring poll in the Daily News Journal .
Sen. Jim Tracy may put him on some teachers' bad list. He recently voted on a proposal to do away with collective bargaining rights for teacher associations. Now the Rutherford Education Association wants to take Tracy's Friend of Education
where House lawmakers want to still allow teachers to negotiate salaries and benefits, but not working conditions or merit pay. But the Senate favors a complete repeal of collective bargaining , and no agreement has been reached yet.