After two bargaining sessions VTA has declared IMPASSE! The District will receive $13.5 million in new monies next year but offered 0% raise and 0% for benefits and in fact toward us that we really owe them money back from our raise in January but they feel zero is correct.
I have attached my school board speech from last night and a 22 point financial fact sheet that our bargaining chair, Ron Ferreirae, shared with the District's bargaining team. These facts are why we believe declaring impasse is our only option.
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VTA President and Bargaining Team: