Tag: AFGE

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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AFGE Responds to Sexual Harassment Allegations Against its National President

October 29, 2019 12:30 PM , Updated November 11, 2019 8:46 AM

AFGE has issued a public statement in response to sexual harassment allegations made against its national president, J. David Cox.

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Bill to Prevent VA Union “Bribes”

October 1, 2019 8:36 AM , Updated October 11, 2019 12:14 PM

A bill has been introduced in the House to restrict AFGE from offering new employees money to immediately join the union.

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AFGE Sues OSC Over Hatch Act Restrictions

August 13, 2019 4:19 PM , Updated August 26, 2019 3:37 PM

AFGE has sued OSC over its latest Hatch Act guidance for federal employees.

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Moving USDA Employees to Kansas City Becoming a Reality

August 12, 2019 8:11 AM

USDA and AFGE have reached an agreement on relocating federal employees from Washington, DC to Kansas City.

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U.S. Appeals Court Kills Injunction on Trump Labor Relations EOs

July 16, 2019 5:07 PM , Updated July 28, 2019 8:18 AM
U.S. Appeals Court Kills Injunction on Trump Labor Relations EOs

A Circuit Court has overturned a District Court’s decision to declare invalid major portions of several Executive Orders impacting labor relations.

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Federal Union Strategy: Stonewall Contract Negotiations

July 2, 2019 11:06 AM , Updated July 14, 2019 5:30 PM
Federal Union Strategy: Stonewall Contract Negotiations

The author says that unions have recently resorted to stonewalling collective bargaining proposals they don’t like rather than negotiating.

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Court Decision Gives New Life to Unions’ Lawsuit on OPM Data Breaches

June 21, 2019 4:01 PM , Updated July 5, 2019 7:24 AM
Court Decision Gives New Life to Unions’ Lawsuit on OPM Data Breaches

A new court decision has allowed a lawsuit against OPM over the two data breaches at the agency to proceed.

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House Democrats Try to Bully FLRA Chair at Hearing

June 10, 2019 3:33 PM , Updated June 19, 2019 11:55 AM

The author says a recent House Committee hearing on the FLRA served to attack the agency’s chairman and showed the Congressmen’s lack of knowledge about the law.

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Major Impasses Panel Decision Addresses Union Institutional Benefits and Other Key Issues

June 5, 2019 9:48 AM , Updated June 14, 2019 11:13 AM
Major Impasses Panel Decision Addresses Union Institutional Benefits and Other Key Issues

A new FSIP decision suggests that past assumptions will no longer drive the Panel’s decision making.

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