Tag: Bargaining

Zipper Clauses and Federal Employee Unions

October 13, 2020 7:07 AM
Zipper Clauses and Federal Employee Unions

The FLRA has issued a policy statement that a zipper clause in a federal union agreement is a required subject of bargaining.

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Federal Employee Unions’ Bargaining Must Avoid Trivia

October 2, 2020 3:53 PM
Federal Employee Unions’ Bargaining Must Avoid Trivia

The FLRA has issued a decision to require bargaining only on topics with a substantial impact on working conditions for federal employees.

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Is This the End of Face to Face Bargaining?

September 4, 2020 9:38 AM , Updated October 8, 2020 1:25 PM
Is This the End of Face to Face Bargaining?

Will COVID-19 force the way traditional collective bargaining has been conducted to change?

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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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House Passes TSA Collective Bargaining Bill

March 6, 2020 2:58 PM , Updated August 28, 2020 3:42 PM

The House passed legislation Thursday aimed at expanding worker protections for Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers to put them on par with other federal employees.

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OPM Launches New Collective Bargaining Database

January 10, 2020 2:53 PM
OPM Launches New Collective Bargaining Database

OPM has launched a new database to make collective bargaining agreements available to the public.

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Warren Proposes Expanded Collective Bargaining for Federal Employees

October 9, 2019 11:37 AM

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is promising to expand collective bargaining in the federal workforce if elected.

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Lawmakers Make a Stand for Collective Bargaining

September 7, 2019 11:09 AM
Lawmakers Make a Stand for Collective Bargaining

A group of House Members are urging Congress to pass legislation to defend federal employees’ collective bargaining rights.

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Senate Bill Would Give TSA Officers Collective Bargaining Rights

April 2, 2019 4:14 PM

Both the House and Senate have now introduced bills to give full collective bargaining rights to TSA officers.

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Is It Time for FLRA to Rethink Its “National Security” Bargaining Unit Policy?

February 19, 2019 4:03 PM
Is It Time for FLRA to Rethink Its “National Security” Bargaining Unit Policy?

The author says a recent FLRA case is significant because it goes against previous FLRA case law regarding union representation for national security jobs.

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