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Randy Perreira Op-Ed Commentary: HGEA supports giving school leaders resources they need
On Wednesday, May 28, 2014, HGEA Executive Director Randy Perreira sent an Op-Ed commentary to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. The Op-Ed piece ran in the June 5 edition of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. The original text of the letter appears...
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READ: Letter to the Star-Advertiser from Randy Perreira
On September 27, 2013, HGEA Executive Director Randy Perreira sent a letter to the editor of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser regarding the September 25 editorial "Settle principals' evaluations now." The letter was run in the Sept. 29 edition of the...
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8/30/2013
Congratulations to S.W. King Intermediate School Principal and Unit 6 member Sheena Alaiasa, the first educator from Hawaii to be named National... (read more)
7/5/2013
Congratulations to the 2013-2014 Charles R. Kendall and Russell K. Okata Scholarship recipients! Both scholarships are available to HGEA members and... (read more)
5/18/2013
DARREN WONG ELECTED PRESIDENT Darren T. Q. Wong, a Unit 13 member and an electrical engineer with the City & County of Honolulu's Design and... (read more)
4/19/2013
On April 12, HGEA Executive Director Randy Perreira sent a letter to the editor of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser regarding Ali Bairo's commentary... (read more)
3/13/2013
On Friday, March 15, the Senate Committee on Health will hold a hearing on H.B. 1483, which establishes a task force to study the feasibility of... (read more)
2/24/2013
UPDATE, Feb. 26: The Senate Committee on Ways and Means has deferred its Feb. 26 hearing to Wednesday, February 27 at 9:15 a.m.On Feb. 22, the House... (read more)
2/14/2013
On Feb. 13, your fellow HGEA members and staff testified before the Senate Health Committee in opposition to S.B. 1306 (Relating to... (read more)
2/9/2013
HGEA has come to learn that Honolulu lobbyist Bob Toyofuku has been retained by Banner Health for this legislative session. At Mr. Toyofuku's... (read more)
2/8/2013
On Feb. 6, concerned union members testified before the House of Representatives joint House Health Committee and House Labor & Public Employment... (read more)
2/4/2013
Currently, in the 2013 Legislature, there is a serious attempt by some elected officials to privatize hospitals in the Hawaii Health Systems... (read more)
1/31/2013
Over the last few months, your negotiating committees for Units 2, 3, 4 and 13 have all had initial meetings with the Employer to discuss... (read more)
1/2/2013
HGEA Executive Director Randy Perreira is currently featured in the Winter 2013 issue of Island Scene magazine, a health and wellness publication for... (read more)
12/28/2012
Calling all HGEA bargaining unit, associate and retiree members! The 2013 HGEA Volleyball League is scheduled to start in April and run through June... (read more)
10/23/2012
State executive branch employees who were determined to be exempt from the 5% salary reduction as a result of the Favored Nation implementation... (read more)
7/20/2012
Executive Director Randy Perreira recently sent a letter to the Hawaii Tribune-Herald regarding the outcome of Hawaii County Elections Administrator... (read more)
7/13/2012
Congratulations to the winners from the "Why is HGEA's Endorsement So Important?" class on July 11! Each person won a $10 gift card. Pictured, from... (read more)
7/11/2012
On July 10, 2012, Governor Neil Abercrombie vetoed Senate Bill 2214, which would have made employer healthcare contributions to the employer-union... (read more)
6/29/2012
Congratulations to the winners from last night's Education & Training class "Generation Connections Part II" on Kauai. Each member won a $10 gift... (read more)
6/29/2012
Statewide Stop Work Informational Meetings (SWIM) focusing on favored nation implementation were held in July for members in Units 2, 3, 4, 8 and... (read more)
6/20/2012
HGEA recently announced its endorsements for the 2012 Primary Election.  "After much deliberation, we have a full slate of candidates we believe can... (read more)
6/14/2012
Congratulations to the winners from the June 12 Education & Training class "Chapter 89: Hawaii's Collective Bargaining Law" on Kauai. Each member won... (read more)
5/14/2012
Beginning Tuesday, May 15, QMark Research will be conducting a membership survey. They will be contacting randomly selected members via phone and... (read more)
5/14/2012
Nearly 400 delegates statewide attended HGEA's 21st Biennial General Assembly at the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel in Kamuela, Hawaii from May 9-11,... (read more)
5/3/2012
As reported in an earlier eBulletin, the Legislature appropriated funds to cover additional EUTF premium contributions by the State as we reach... (read more)
4/20/2012
Congratulations to the winners from the Education & Training class "Contract 101: Basic Articles" held on April 17 in Kauai. They each won a $10 gift... (read more)
4/13/2012
Congratulations to the winners from the April 10 Education and Training class “The Big Picture” on Kauai. Each member won a $10 gift card. Pictured... (read more)
3/23/2012
Congratulations to the winners from the "The Big Picture" class on March 20!  Each person won a $10 Foodland/Sack N Save gift card. Pictured,... (read more)
3/13/2012
This update (Contract Negotiations update - March 13, 2012) is available in the Unit Documents section of the members only page. (read more)
6/9/2011
PRESIDENT: Ruth WalkerVICE PRESIDENT: Paul MatsuoSECRETARY: Arlene ShimokawaTREASURER: Richard FujimotoThe new term for the board of directors is... (read more)
3/7/2011
A letter from Randy Perreira was sent today to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser regarding their March 1 editorial “Concessions, not catastrophe.” The... (read more)
 
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