Tag: Unions

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
Will DoD Restrict Unions for National Security Reasons?

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
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
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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Squeezing Union Influence in Agencies

November 21, 2019 9:22 AM
Squeezing Union Influence in Agencies

OPM’s advice to agencies on controlling federal union time and expenses is now in effect. Here is an analysis.

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VA Clamping Down on Official Time and Union Office Space

November 18, 2019 10:41 AM
VA Clamping Down on Official Time and Union Office Space

The VA is moving to implement President Trump’s executive orders which will put new restrictions on unions’ use of official time and office space.

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Unions Say They’re Not at Table for Talks on Future of Work

November 1, 2019 9:01 AM

Federal employee unions say they are being excluded from discussions about the future of work in the federal government.

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OPM to Agencies: Track and Report Official Time Use

October 27, 2019 12:17 PM
OPM to Agencies: Track and Report Official Time Use

OPM is requiring agencies to report on official time use by federal employee unions by January 31, 2020.

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Right to Strike for Feds Endorsed by Bernie Sanders

August 22, 2019 11:15 AM

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

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