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.
The union that represents federal airport screeners said that new guidelines released by the Transportation Security Administration to cover the labor-management relationship between the agency and its transportation security officers fails to address employees’ primary concerns.
A union that represents federal correctional employees applauded a Justice Department decision to phase out the use of privately operated prisons.
The Office of Personnel Management on Aug. 5 published its final rule implementing disabled veteran leave.
The American Postal Workers Union this week published an online summary that provides basic details on major provisions of its new collective bargaining agreement with the U.S. Postal Service.