Tag: FLRA

Should Federal Union Officials Be Paid to Lobby Congress?

March 25, 2020 2:00 PM , Updated April 6, 2020 12:38 PM

FLRA is seeking comments on a proposed rule to restrict use of official time by union representatives to lobby Congress.

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Federal Employees and Union Dues

March 19, 2020 8:23 AM , Updated March 30, 2020 7:44 AM
Federal Employees and Union Dues

The FLRA is issuing a proposed rule to allow federal employees to more easily cancel a union dues withholding allotment. Comments are due by April 9, 2020.

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Federal Employees and Canceling Union Dues

February 18, 2020 5:52 PM , Updated March 19, 2020 7:03 AM
Federal Employees and Canceling Union Dues

The FLRA has issued a decision overturning a long-standing restriction that made it more difficult to cancel union dues payments.

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FLRA Extends Comment Period on Proposed Regulations

January 29, 2020 10:22 AM , Updated February 11, 2020 7:22 AM
FLRA Extends Comment Period on Proposed Regulations

The FLRA has extended time for public comments to proposed regulatory changes on federal labor relations issues.

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Feeling the Squeeze of Executive Orders

January 23, 2020 5:25 PM , Updated February 7, 2020 2:29 PM
Feeling the Squeeze of Executive Orders

An agency has asked the FLRA for guidance on implementing President Trump’s Executive Orders impacting federal employee unions.

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277 Cases Awaiting General Counsel Confirmation

November 6, 2019 10:03 AM , Updated November 20, 2019 9:29 AM
277 Cases Awaiting General Counsel Confirmation

Unfair labor practices are stalled without a General Counsel at the FLRA.

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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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Trump Executive Orders Gain New Life

September 26, 2019 1:54 PM , Updated October 5, 2019 1:34 PM

Recent action by the Court of Appeals in Washington breathes new life into President Trump’s Executive Orders impacting the federal workforce.

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Delay Upheld in Implementing Executive Orders

August 15, 2019 8:33 AM , Updated August 28, 2019 7:43 AM
Delay Upheld in Implementing Executive Orders

Here’s the latest twist in the ongoing legal battle over President Trump’s executive orders aimed at federal employee unions.

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1st Amendment and Union Dues

August 13, 2019 2:11 PM , Updated August 24, 2019 6:58 PM
1st Amendment and Union Dues

Do union dues withholding practices in the federal government violate the 1st Amendment?

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