Tag: AFGE

Court Dismisses AFGE’s Hatch Act Lawsuit

August 5, 2020 10:21 AM
Court Dismisses AFGE’s Hatch Act Lawsuit

AFGE’s lawsuit against OSC for its recent Hatch Act guidance has been dismissed by a Maryland court.

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Lawsuit Seeking Hazard Pay for Federal Employees Over Coronavirus Gets New Plaintiffs

July 23, 2020 11:58 AM
Lawsuit Seeking Hazard Pay for Federal Employees Over Coronavirus Gets New Plaintiffs

A lawsuit seeking hazard pay for federal employees exposed to the coronavirus has been amended to add new plaintiffs.

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Court of Appeals Overturns FLRA on Bargaining Issue

June 9, 2020 6:13 PM , Updated August 28, 2020 3:42 PM
Court of Appeals Overturns FLRA on Bargaining Issue

A Court of Appeals has expanded the scope of bargaining in the federal government by overturning a decision of the FLRA.

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Federal Employees, Safety and Unions

April 29, 2020 2:14 PM , Updated August 14, 2020 12:55 PM

Federal employee unions are highlighting their conditions that “must be met” before employees return to work. Federal employees should exercise caution though.

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Zipper Clauses, Unions and Lawsuits

April 6, 2020 11:48 AM
Zipper Clauses, Unions and Lawsuits

FLRA is seeking comments on whether a “zipper clause” is a required bargaining topic; AFGE has sued FLRA and FSIP seeking Senate confirmation of FSIP members.

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Government Sued Over Federal Employees Exposed to Coronavirus

March 30, 2020 1:29 PM , Updated May 5, 2020 9:40 AM
Government Sued Over Federal Employees Exposed to Coronavirus

A class action lawsuit has been filed against the government on behalf of federal employees who may have been exposed to the coronavirus.

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Cox Resigns from AFGE Amid Sexual Harassment Investigation

February 28, 2020 6:59 PM , Updated March 13, 2020 10:57 AM

J. David Cox, Sr. has resigned from his position as AFGE’s national president.

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Impeachment? Read This Before Offering an Opinion

January 29, 2020 3:11 PM , Updated February 12, 2020 3:04 PM
Impeachment? Read This Before Offering an Opinion

As the impeachment trial continues in Washington, the debate over whether federal employees can discuss impeachment while on duty as resurfaced.

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Federal Employees, Unions and Political Donations

January 27, 2020 2:51 PM , Updated February 10, 2020 10:58 AM
Federal Employees, Unions and Political Donations

Politics and federal employees can be tricky. Here are the federal employee unions with the largest donations to politicians.

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New Details Clarify Which Federal Employees are Excluded from Paid Parental Leave

January 15, 2020 1:17 PM , Updated January 29, 2020 1:27 PM
New Details Clarify Which Federal Employees are Excluded from Paid Parental Leave

Additional details have been released clarifying which federal employees would be excluded from the new paid parental leave benefit.

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