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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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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