Tag: Unions

5 Workforce Executive Orders President-Elect Biden Should Cancel On January 20, 2021

November 12, 2020 8:54 AM

The author lists five executive orders enacted by President Trump that he says should be canceled by President-elect Biden.

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Will It Be Harder to Fire a Federal Employee Under a Biden Administration?

November 10, 2020 7:50 AM , Updated November 12, 2020 6:54 PM

Executive orders are easier to issue than passing a law and also easier to revoke than a law. These are some likely changes under a Biden administration.

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The Swing of the Pendulum

October 27, 2020 1:52 PM
The Swing of the Pendulum

Labor relations laws change depending on the administration in power. The author looks at how rules governing unions have changed since the 90s.

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Creating a New Class of Federal Employees

October 22, 2020 9:52 AM , Updated October 26, 2020 8:26 AM

A new executive order has been issued creating a new hiring schedule to make make it faster and easier to hire and fire some federal employees.

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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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Freedom from Union Dues for Some Federal Employees

Freedom from Union Dues for Some Federal Employees

The FLRA has published a rule giving federal employees more leeway in canceling the withholding of union dues

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Will DoD Restrict Unions for National Security Reasons?

February 24, 2020 7:39 AM , Updated March 13, 2020 10:57 AM

A Federal Register notice authorizes removing employees from coverage by the labor relations statute when unions are not compatible with the mission of DoD.

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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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The Postal Service’s ‘Union Problem’

February 1, 2020 9:22 AM

The author says that thanks to "ludicrous agreements with unions," labor costs at an agency with already seriously ailing finances are getting out of control.

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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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