Local Government Issues

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With over 1,000 bargaining units and 110,000 members there are always issues in Local Government. This is where you can find the resources, facts and arguments to fight back against the big challenges to County, Town, City, Village and School District members across the state.


On this page you will find information on the most current topics and challenges that our members in Local Government are faced with today.

  • Nursing Homes County nursing homes across the state are fighting to stay open. County Executives and Legislatures have been convinced by the Governor and others that this is the time to get out of the nursing home business. Many of our counties have been fighting to keep their public nursing homes open. Hundreds of workers are at risk and thousands of New York’s elderly will be better served by our fight to keep public sector nursing homes thriving.
  • CSEA Nursing Home Summit CSEA hosted a Nursing Home Summit in October and November of 2102 at Albany and Rochester… read more…
  • Nursing Home Campaign Updates As was discussed at the Nursing Home Summits, updates will be provided from time to time in an effort to ensure everyone has as much information as possible to help them with their own battles to keep their county nursing homes public. Click on the county for updates.   Orange County, Chautauqua County, Saratoga County, Steuben County, Wayne County Nursing Home