More than 1,000 TSA employees still owed back pay from shutdown

More than 1,000 TSA employees still owed back pay from shutdown

Washington (CNN)More than a month after the longest government shutdown in US history ended, a significant number of Transportation Security Administration employees still have not…

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TSA Needs Title 5 Bargaining Rights

TSA Needs Title 5 Bargaining Rights

Their second-class status has led to low wages and morale this could be fixed by expanding their union rights President Donald J. Trump conceded to…

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Government Reopened. We WON!

Government Reopened. We WON!

We did it! We bombarded Congress with calls and visits. We took to the streets for days on end. And we won! Congress and President…

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It’s Not Too Late to Push for a Minimum 1.9% Raise!

It’s Not Too Late to Push for a Minimum 1.9% Raise!

As Congress has until Feb. 15 to pass long-term government funding bills, it’s not too late for us to reach out to members of Congress…

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Our Union Rallied and Helped Stop the Shutdown

Our Union Rallied and Helped Stop the Shutdown

AFGE and allies organized hundreds of furloughed employees for a protest at the Hart Senate Office Building Jan. 23 to speak out against the longest…

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The shutdown in January

The shutdown in January

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VA Chief Mounts Despicable Attack on Veterans Suffering from Shutdown

VA Chief Mounts Despicable Attack on Veterans Suffering from Shutdown

AFGE leaders are calling out Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie for disparaging a disabled combat veteran who shared his firsthand accounts of veterans who are suffering extreme…

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Feds Take to the Streets After Missing First Paycheck

Feds Take to the Streets After Missing First Paycheck

Across the nation, AFGE members, federal employees, and allies took to the streets after 800,000 federal workers missed their first pay check due to the…

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Airport water fountains shut down after passengers become ill on Frontier Airlines flight

Airport water fountains shut down after passengers become ill on Frontier Airlines flight

Several water fountains were shut down at a Cleveland airport after passengers aboard a Frontier Airlines flight became sick, airport officials said. At least six…

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Federal employees union sues government over lack of pay

Federal employees union sues government over lack of pay

A federal employee labor union is suing the US government for requiring “essential” employees to work without pay during the partial government shutdown. The American…

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