Inside Government – April 29th, 2011

Brian Frayer
Assistant Chief Steward, AFGE Local 1401

  • Working to secure Defense Department police officers with the authority to execute warrants, make arrests and carry firearms

Lara Shane
Vice President of Communications and Research, Partnership for Public Service

  • A preview of Public Service Recognition Week May 1 – 7

Bryan Lowry
President, AFGE Council of Prison Locals

  • Analysis of recent GAO report titled “Evaluating the Impact of Protective Equipment Could Help Enhance Officer Safety”
  • The dangers of maintaining critically low staffing and funding levels in the Bureau of Prisons
  • Causes of increased violence at BOP