National Treasury Employees Union

  • Candlelight vigil canceled due to cold weather

    The National Treasury Employees Union has canceled its planned candlelight vigil at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial this evening due to the cold weather.

  • NTEU’s Wish List

    Members of the National Treasury Employees Union from across the country are in Washington this week for their annual three-day legislative conference. This year, it’s a chance to not only work on the union’s to…

  • Analysis: How the new political alignment will impact feds

    Will the big changes in Congress mean big changes for federal employees? Bill Bransford, general counsel for the Senior Executives Association, joins Mike Causey for this week’s Your Turn. November 3, 2010

  • Three-track system to replace Federal Career Internship Program

    President Obama has signed an executive order that replaces the controversial Federal Career Intern Program with three consolidated ’pathways.’ Administration officials say the old hiring system put agencies at a competitive disadvantage with private sector employers.

  • What happens if the federal government shuts down?

    Colleen Kelley, president of the National Treasury Employees Union talks about government shutdowns, and what happens if the federal government closes its doors. April 6, 2011

  • Unions demand to know debt ceiling impact on feds

    A coalition of 21 groups representing five-million federal employees and retirees wrote a letter to OMB and Treasury asking for information about what happens to federal workers if the debt ceiling isn’t raised. NTEU is planning a rally in New York to oppose proposed cuts to federal employees pay and benefits.

  • Federal-Postal Coalition warns against pay, benefits cuts

    The Federal-Postal Coalition that represents 4.6 million government workers is urging President Barack Obama to preserve federal employees’ pay and benefits when he sends his budget-reduction plan to Congress Monday. Coalition members fear lawmakers’ drive to find funding cuts could harm federal employees.

  • Support of federal workforce misses mark by a wide margin

    Labor groups hoped to see more progress by now. But the administration has failed to live up to expectations about pay, benefits and government service.

  • NTEU:CBP furloughs could put nation at risk, create hardships for employees

    The National Treasury Employees Union was informed by Customs and Border Protection that agency-wide furlough notices of up to 14 days will be issued in mid-March as a result of sequestration. CBP told NTEU that it will have to make $754 million in cuts from March 1 through Sept. 30, the end of the current fiscal year.

  • Majority of feds worried about finances, survey says

    A survey by the National Treasury Employees Union (NTEU) reveals that the the majority of federal employees are facing financial hardships due to the government shutdown.