The Oklahoma Retired Educators Association provides a voice for retired education employees, secures and protects benefits, and enhances the quality of life for its members.
Despite the tremendous amount of calls and contacts from our members to the Oklahoma House of Representatives, HB 2985—the COLA Bill was not heard on the House Floor and is now dead for the session. HB 1340—the STIPEND Bill did, however, pass by a 90-5 vote, and will head to the State Senate. The language in HB 1340 provides for
YOUR CALLS AND CONTACTS ARE MAKING A DIFFERENCE. House Bill 2985—COLA Bill still has not been placed on the House calendar to be heard, but interest in the bill is growing. In fact, 17 representatives have signed on to co-author the bill. The bill also has a senate author, Sen. Pemberton, District 9, Muskogee. There are legislators who have heard
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THE POLLS ARE OPEN. NEA-R members are eligible to vote in the election for:
* OEA/NEA Retired Delegate(s)-at Large to the OEA Delegate Assembly
* NEA Retired Delegate(s)-at Large to the NEA Representative Assembly (Successor Delegates Only) in Minneapolis, MN
* OEA President
* OEA Vice-President
* OEA Ethnic Minority Representative to the OEA Delegate Assembly
You can vote beginning today. Voting closes on March 31, 2018.
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As an OREA member, you will join almost 15,000 colleagues who provide a strong voice for retired educators at the state capitol and in a variety of other places where representation is needed. Since our founding in 1952, OREA has been the trusted leader for retired public school employees in Oklahoma. Join today and make our voice stronger.