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HSTA should go back to bargaining table


Richard M. Rand

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Aug 05, 2012

~~<p>The executive director of the Hawaii State Teachers Association (HSTA) repeatedly claims that the state must now accept a contract offer that HSTA held a ratification vote on, after it rejected the same offer more than six months earlier.</p>
<p>As an attorney who has practiced labor and employment law in Hawaii for more than 30 years representing employers in many nego- tiations, I have tried to understand HSTA's position &mdash; but it makes no sense.</p>
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The executive director of the Hawaii State Teachers Association (HSTA) repeatedly claims that the state must now accept a contract offer that HSTA held a ratification vote on, after it rejected the same offer more than six months earlier.

As an attorney who has practiced labor and employment law in Hawaii for more than 30 years representing employers in many nego- tiations, I have tried to understand HSTA's position — but it makes no sense. Login for more...



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