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ACE Newsletter
A Periodic Publication of Wisconsin's Association of Career Employees

July 2016

By Sally Drew,  President

Civil Service Updates
 
The Death of Civil Service as We Know It

On Friday, June 17 during the lunch hour, the Coalition to Save Civil Service held a New Orleans Jazz Funeral for the Wisconsin Civil Service.  ACE Board Members, Sally Drew, Kathy Fullin, and Bill Rowe attended.  The purpose was to emphasize that the new civil service rules will take place on July 1, 2016 and drastic changes have been made.  Here are two pictures from the event.
 
 

Civil Service Hearing
 
The Senate Committee on Labor and Government Reform held an informational hearing on June 22 in the State Capitol to conduct an oversight informational hearing for the purpose of receiving a status report from invited speakers relating to the implementation of 2015 Act 150 - State Civil Service Reform.  Only invited speakers testified.

The Wisconsin State Journal covered the hearing and the story can be found HERE.



Frequently asked Questions about Act 150
 
The Coalition to Save Civil Service has developed a document with frequently asked questions and answers about the new civil service legislation. 

A copy is HERE.



 
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