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Tickets remaining for Foxwoods

We have several tickets left for our Foxwoods trip on October 12, 2014.  Click MORE to sign up, only $15!

A&R's Social Committee is having a trip to Foxwoods!  However we need to sell more tickets to fill the bus or we may be forced to cancel this trip. 

Foxwoods - October 12, 2014  $15

AFT National and AFT-CT dues increase

The union dues increase you will experience in your pay check dated September 19, 2014 is because national AFT National and AFT CT raised their dues at their conventions.  The increase will be $0.44 per pay period.

A&R is AFT Local 4200.  A&R has not raised our own dues, but we are required  to implement any dues increase approved by the national and state organizations.

Following the sexual assault near 10 Clinton Street Hartford, DAS Statewide Security has posted important information for State Employees and the general public. 

A&R is reposting these reports as we receive them to ensure all our members are receiving the most up to date information.  Click MORE for important information.


As you may have heard in the news, a woman was assaulted Tuesday afternoon (8/12/14) betwen two buildings in the area of 10 Clinton Street (Dept. Energy and Environmental Protection).  Please click more for important safety advice from DAS.


For our members who are currently paying half percent to the Retiree Health Care Trust Fund, as part of the 2011 SEBAC agreement members will see a one and half percent increase in their payments to the fund starting the first day of the pay period following July 1, 2014.  Click MORE for details.


CMS is in the process of sending letters to members regarding any Health Enhancement Program (HEP) compliance issues. Click MORE for details.