collective bargaining

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TSA, AFGE see milestone contract as ‘pivot point’ for frontline workforce

After signing a seven-year contract with TSA, AFGE leaders are now looking to get Title 5 rights cemented in law for tens of thousands of TSA employees.

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AFGE set to negotiate after more feds overseas opt for representation

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DHA, AFGE cement workplace policies for 38K DoD health employees

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TSA, AFGE aim to expand workforce options in new 7-year contract

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A running list of agencies’ return-to-office plans

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NSF announces return-to-office changes before finishing negotiations, drawing union ire

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White House touts ‘significant results’ of task force after 80,000 feds opt to join a union

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(AP Photo/Amanda Andrade-Rhoades)Denis McDonough, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, testifies before the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday, July 14, 2021. (AP Photo/Amanda Andrade-Rhoades)

VA expects to ‘significantly expedite’ hiring process by giving some applicants shorter window to apply

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Agencies, unions should work together to correct any bargaining unit eligibility errors

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Expanded telework just one of many changes in NSF’s new union contract

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AFGE, Education resolve years of negotiations in settlement of over 20 disputes

The Education Department and the American Federation of Government Employees moved forward with a new collective bargaining agreement, restoring many union-related…

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Media set up before the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol holds its second public hearing to reveal the findings of a year-long investigation, on Capitol Hill, Monday, June 13, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Some arguments against the move for unionization on Capitol Hill

Backers say it’s needed in part because of low pay and high turnover on Capitol Hill. But not everyone thinks it’s a good idea.

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FILE - This April 13, 2014, file photo shows the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) headquarters building in Washington. On Friday, Feb. 4, 2022, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly claiming The IRS will issue a fourth round of stimulus checks to Americans in February 2022. (AP Photo/J. David Ake, File)

IRS makes rare call to set higher gas reimbursement rate for rest of 2022

The IRS outlined “pass-through” provisions of its 2022 National Agreement with the National Treasury Employees Union, which apply to agency managers and non-bargaining unit employees.

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