Unions

National Treasury Employee Union

Schedule F plans show ‘far higher’ impact on federal workforce than first anticipated, NTEU warns

NTEU warns the Trump administration planned to move a broader scope of federal employees into Schedule F than what was previously envisioned.

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Treasury, IRS set 50% return-to-office target for employees to meet ‘governmentwide’ standard

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Federal Housing Finance Agency to kickstart negotiations for first-ever union contract

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)FILE - In this May 6, 2020, file photo, a sign stands outside the Department of Labor's headquarters in Washington. A government watchdog has found that the Labor Department’s widely watched weekly unemployment benefits data are providing an inaccurate reading on the number of newly laid off workers because of flaws in the government’s data collection. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Labor Dept delays return-to-office plans as union negotiations continue

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An ‘agency in crisis’: Union makes pitch for $20B supplemental funding for SSA

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FAA Outage

FAA rethinks its return-to-office policy, sets lower in-person goal than previously expected

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Airman 1st Class Tryphena Mayhugh/86th Airlift Wing The Kaiserslautern Military Community Center sits dusted with snow after the first snowfall of the season, Jan. 15, 2016, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

First win in Europe: DoD employees get union representation at German military installation

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Proposal to reform pay for blue-collar feds gets committee approval, but concerns remain

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FILE - In this June 21, 2013, file photo, the seal a fixed to the front of the Department of Veterans Affairs building in Washington. The Republican-led House on March 16, 2017, has approved legislation to make it easier for the Department of Veterans Affairs to fire, suspend or demote employees for poor performance or bad conduct, part of a renewed effort targeting VA accountability in the new Trump administration. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

Blindsided by pay problems, certain VA medical employees might be allowed union help

In today’s Federal Newscast: The National Park Service offers the best customer experience in the government, according to research firm Forrester. The…

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IRS Progress Report

New leadership at the Professional Managers Association

There is new leadership at the organization that represents managers and other non-union employees at the Internal Revenue Service. Kelly Reyes was named…

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government

Here’s one element of good government the political appointees often overlook

One of the best things a politically appointed agency head can do, but too often he or she does not, is what this guest will address. The Federal Drive with Tom Temin spoke with Bob Tobias, professor of good government and long-time labor-management observer. 

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