Delegates to the 50th national convention of the National Federation of Federal Employees on Sept. 28. elected NFFE National Secretary-Treasurer Randy Erwin as the union’s new national president.
The Internal Revenue Service announced Sept. 26 that it will hire four private agencies to begin collecting certain overdue federal tax debts starting next spring.
The Senior Executives Association has named a former Department of Energy official as the organization’s new president.
The Senior Executives Association has named Bill Valdez, a former Department of Energy official, to serve as the organization’s new president.
The Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund has named its choice to take over the helm as executive director.
Federal employee unions and some veterans’ advocates pushed back last week against the recently issued recommendations of the Commission on Care, a panel made up of 15 members tasked with recommending ways to improve the way the Department of Veterans Affairs delivers healthcare to the nation’s veterans.
The Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund has selected a new leader.
The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association re-elected Richard Thissen to a two-year term as national president of the 220,000-member organization.
The American Federation of Government Employees cheered a Justice Department decision to phase out the use of privately operated prisons.
Registered nurses picketed Department of Veterans Affairs headquarters in Washington, D.C., this week to draw attention to what they say is chronic short-staffing and insufficient recruitment and retention of experienced nurses.