TPEA Press Releases

TPEA Statement on TDCJ Response to High Turnover

Posted on 2/7/2018
TPEA supports the TDCJ response to critically high turnover issues impacting correctional officers.

TPEA Donates $6,000 to State Agency Employees Affected by Harvey

Posted on 10/13/2017
The Texas Public Employees Association (TPEA) is donating $6,000 to relief funds for State of Texas employees affected by Hurricane Harvey.

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,

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