March 13, 2012
State Senator Kevin Parker (D-21) Interviews Patricia Baker, State PAC Vice Chair of the New York State Public Employees Federation
The Proposed Executive Budget, Kingsboro Psychiatric Hospital, Tier VI
PEF is one of the largest local white-collar unions in the United States and is New York's second-largest state-employee union.PEF represent hundreds of employees who work in private-sector jobs and local government agencies.PEF promotes the welfare of its members by representing them on all terms and conditions of employment. PEF works to improve wages, hours, and conditions by organizing members, negotiating with management, and maintaining strong legislative programs.
About Senator Parker:
Senator Kevin S. Parker is intimately familiar with the needs of his ethnically diverse community that consists of 311,000 constituents in Flatbush, East Flatbush, Midwood, Ditmas Park, Kensington and Borough Park. He is the Ranking Member of the Senate Energy and Telecommunications Committee, former Majority Whip and Chair of the Democratic Task Force on New Americans.