Below is a link to a story about Retired Lt. Elwood Stacy, the last surviving member of the 30th MSP Academy Class. The story was written by Lt. Stacy’s daughter Diane. http://news.maryland.gov/msp/wp-content/uploads/sites/13/2018/10/Impact-October-2018.pdf
As promised, the MTA is committed to keeping their members up to date on news about the prescription drug issue facing many of our retired members. ASCME posted the following on Facebook: Attention Maryland Public Employees! This is a great day for retirees- a temporary injunction has been granted against the State of Maryland in … Continued
The MTA has a part-time Benefits Coordinator position available. The position is three days a week, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, with some flexibility. The primary responsibility of the position is to maintain and update the membership database and files, process life insurance claims, and assist the Board of Directors with minor tasks involving membership information. … Continued
Last night, Jay Diggs and I attended a fundraising event at the Maryland State Fairgrounds for several candidates. We had the honor of speaking with Governor Larry Hogan, Delegate Joe Cluster and several others. We had a chance to discuss our concerns regarding the retiree prescription changes with both candidates. Governor Hogan and Delegate Cluster both said they … Continued
The MTA Office Staff will be attending the National Trooper’s Coalition picnic in Dewey Beach, DE. Due to travel and vacation, the MTA Store and Office will be closed September 12th, 13th, and 14th. The Office will reopen on Monday, September 17th. As always Executive Director Norman can be reached at 443-789-0905.
We regret to inform you of the death of Diane Yeager, Wife of retired Corporal Frederick Yeager. Our thoughts and prayers are with retired CPL Yeager’s family and friends at this difficult time. The following information was obtained and re-printed from Goldfinch Funeral Home, SC: Diane Janet Yeager, 68, passed away September 9th, 2018 at … Continued
Below is a link to the Baltimore Sun article regarding a law suit filed yesterday in Baltimore City: http://www.baltimoresun.com/health/bs-hs-retiree-health-plan-20180911-story.html
We regret to inform you of the death of Retired Lieutenant George Snyder. Our thoughts and prayers are with Retired Lt. Snyder’s family and friends at this difficult time. The following obituary was re-printed from Ruck Funeral Home, Towson, Maryland: On September 3, 2018, George M. Snyder, beloved husband of the late Ellen C. … Continued
Below is a news release from the Governor’s office regarding the prescription drug program for retirees who are over 65 and Medicare eligible. The program is scheduled to go into effect January 1, 2019. The MTA, FOP, and the MSPAA have been working together to try and get some relief for state retirees affected by … Continued
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