Tag: Labor Relations

Bill to Prevent VA Union “Bribes”

By on October 1, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Bill to Prevent VA Union “Bribes”

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

By on September 26, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Trump Executive Orders Gain New Life

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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Appeals Court Denies Rehearing of Unions’ Case Over Executive Orders

By on September 25, 2019 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Appeals Court Denies Rehearing of Unions’ Case Over Executive Orders

An appeals court has denied a rehearing of a lawsuit over the Trump administration’s executive orders on labor relations.

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Gilson Appointed to Impasses Panel

By on September 23, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Gilson Appointed to Impasses Panel

FedSmith author Robert J. Gilson has been appointed by President Trump to a five-year term as a member of the Federal Service Impasses Panel.

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OPM Proposes Changes to Federal Employee Removal Process

By on September 17, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM Proposes Changes to Federal Employee Removal Process

OPM has issued a proposed rule to enable faster removal of federal employees in different situations.

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Lawmakers Make a Stand for Collective Bargaining

By on September 7, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
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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Right to Strike for Feds Endorsed by Bernie Sanders

By on August 22, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Right to Strike for Feds Endorsed by Bernie Sanders

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders supports giving federal employee unions the right to strike.

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Delay Upheld in Implementing Executive Orders

By on August 15, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
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

By on August 13, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
1st Amendment and Union Dues

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

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Another Proposal to Restrict Official Time by Unions

By on July 31, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Another Proposal to Restrict Official Time by Unions

A new bill in the House would eliminate use of official time by federal employee unions.

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