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AFGE rallies for 7.4% federal employee pay raise, spending deal to avoid government shutdown  

The largest federal employee union is calling on Congress to give federal employees a higher pay raise next year, as well as avoid a government shutdown…

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

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VA signs new labor agreement with AFGE, its first update in more than a decade

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AP/Charles DharapakFILE - This June 21, 2013, file photo, shows the seal affixed to the front of the Department of Veterans Affairs building in Washington.  In a federal lawsuit filed this week, U.S. Navy veteran from South Carolina says he ended up with “full-blown AIDS,” because government health care workers never informed him of his positive test result in 1995. He says the test was done as part of standard lab tests at a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Columbia, South Carolina. A V.A. spokeswoman says the agency typically does not comment on pending litigation. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

VA, AFGE reach ‘historic’ settlement to reinstate, compensate thousands of wrongfully fired feds

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Hundreds of employees rally behind 8.7% proposed federal pay raise

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Union leaders, lawmakers call for expanded pay, benefits for federal workforce

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Initial plans to cap pay raise for hundreds of NSF employees gain major union pushback

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Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, speaks during a Senate Foreign Relations committee hearing on the Fiscal Year 2023 Budget in Washington, Tuesday, April 26, 2022. (Al Drago/Pool Photo via AP)

Democrats reintroduce bill to give feds 8.7% average pay raise next year

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Why a continuing resolution is ‘not enough’ to resolve staff issues at SSA

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AFGE heightens calls for major SSA workforce improvements at union rally

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Feds’ pay lags 22.5% behind private sector, the Federal Salary Council reports

New council recommendations would adjust several pay locality areas, but must get approval from the president’s pay agent before implementation.

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Long-term implications of AFGE’s ‘difficult decision’ to disclaim ICE officers’ union chapter

AFGE has begun the process to separate its union chapter for ICE officers, essentially dissolving the council’s collective bargaining agreement.

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FILE - The U.S. Supreme Court building on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 9, 2022. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Federal groups, unions back paid leave for feds seeking abortion services

Current policy lets feds use sick leave to travel for medical care, but some employer groups want the White House to go further.

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