House Education is considering HB 755. This bill opens the door to private and religious charter schools in Montana by providing state funding to non-public pre-k centers. This bill also dilutes the power of local school boards and the Board of Public Education. Please contact House Education and tell them to TABLE HB 755.
Dial 406-444-4800, ask to leave a message for the House Education Committee and tell them "VOTE NO on HB 755!"
To email, Click: https://leg.mt.gov/web-messaging/
Enter your contact info & select send message to "Committees" and choose "(H) Education" from the drop-down menu. Bill type and number=HB 755. Select "AGAINST"
Enter your message in the box - urge legislators to "Vote NO on HB 755!"
Click the Take Action Tab! Today, news about the Montana Museums Act, and two public school bills to support. Contact your legislators!
Voting concluded, and GFEA members voted to re-elect Jolee Corey to a seat on the GFEA Executive Board. She is an Elementary Representative on the Executive Board Congratulations, Jolee and all of the new Executive Board members!
All other election races were uncontested. These positions were officially approved on Mar. 12. 2019,
at the Faculty Representatives' meeting. These new and re-elected Executive Board members will be installed into their positions during the Spring Fling, on May 17, 2019..
GFEA Executive Board Members
1st Vice-President − Lance Olson
2nd Vice-President − Tom Cubbage
High School Representative − Alex Rosenleaf
Middle School Representative − Kristen Jacobsen
Elementary School Representative − Jolee Corey
At-Large-Member − Jerry Ferderer
Make plans now to attend the MFPE Regional Meeting
at the GFEA Office, Mar. 16, 2019, at 10:30 a.m.
Meet statewide MFPE leaders like Eric Feaver. Find out how you can be involved.
RSVP by clicking here:
Don't Mess with Medicaid
Working people like you and me will see our health insurance premiums skyrocket and 100,000 Montanans will lose their health insurance altogether if the Montana legislature fails
to renew Medicaid expansion.
That is why MFPE is a proud co-sponsor of the "Don't Mess with Medicaid Rally."
The rally will be be at the capitol in Helena on Sat. Mar. 16, 2019, from 12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Please join us!
EXECUTIVE BOARD ELECTION RESULTS
2nd Vice President
* Sharon Kelley
* Amy Hollenback
* Jolyn Johnson
* Arienne Konesky
* Asterik indicates unopposed position elected
June 2023 – June 2025.
Thurs., Dec. 9, 2021
from 6- 6:30 p.m. MT
The registration link:
Presenter: Sarah Piper
Contract rights and workplace protection are critical reasons to be an MFPE member – but your union membership comes with lots of other benefits too. Learn more about free college for your family, life insurance, trauma counseling, home/auto insurance, discounts, and more. Find out how your membership can help you have more freedom in ALL areas of your life.