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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Government shutdown: Employees lose not only paychecks but paid time off, too

Government shutdown: Employees lose not only paychecks but paid time off, too

Lisa Gray was supposed to go on vacation with her family on Thursday, but now it’s up in the air. As an air traffic controller,…

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Trump issues executive order freezing federal workers' pay in 2019

Trump issues executive order freezing federal workers’ pay in 2019

  Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump issued an executive order Friday freezing federal workers’ pay for 2019, following through on a proposal he announced earlier in…

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4 Reasons Why TSA Officers Quit Their Job

4 Reasons Why TSA Officers Quit Their Job

It’s no secret that TSA is one of the worst places to work – years of employee satisfaction surveys have shown that TSA officers’ morale…

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Federal Employee Pay and the Federal Salary Council

Federal Employee Pay and the Federal Salary Council

The Federal Salary Council (FSC) held a recent meeting and, as implied by the name of the organization, the FSC has recommended changes in the…

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Democracy Wins as Court Strikes Down Trump's Anti-Worker Executive Order

Democracy Wins as Court Strikes Down Trump’s Anti-Worker Executive Order

AFGE applauds ruling that administration illegally gutted workers’ rights, violated labor contracts WASHINGTON – In a landmark decision, a federal judge has ruled that President…

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America’s Workforce is Under Attack

America’s Workforce is Under Attack

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Wear red for feds

Wear red for feds

On July 25th, AFGE members across the country are taking a stand against the union-busting, democracy-busting executive orders. In DC, we will be rallying outside…

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TSA screeners win immunity from abuse claims: appeals court

TSA screeners win immunity from abuse claims: appeals court

(Reuters) – Fliers may have a tough time recovering damages for invasive screenings at U.S. airport security checkpoints, after a federal appeals court on Wednesday…

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