Ben Dick(Hour 1a, b) Our “not so tan, rested and ready” host saluted Mike Lopez for his considerable contributions to our Memorial Day show.

Manchester Education Association President Ben Dick came in to discuss the rejection by the Teachers of the contract proposal that he and Mayor Ted Gatsas agreed on.  Why did the Teachers reject it?

(Hour 1a) 05-27-2014 Hour 1a

Rich and Ben discussed the feelback from more experienced teachers on the contract proposal.  COLA increases and healthcare costs were also addressed.

The MEA President addressed the balance that Manchester Teachers are trying to find.  Where does the process go from here?

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(Hour 1b) 05-27-2014 Hour 1b