The author says that reports of official time issued by OPM are inaccurate and understated. He raises some questions about the use of official time.
A recent case decision suggests the FSIP has shifted from its past philosophy. The author provides an analysis.
The author looks at problems created by the FLRA under past administrations and how the FLRA under the new administration might address them.
Internal politics at AFGE, which represents more Federal employees than any other union in the Federal sector, are getting interesting.
The author says that if America is serious about having an efficient government, federal union activity must be balanced with meeting mission needs.