AFGE answers pay raise questions
- By FederalSoup Staff
- Dec 19, 2016
The American Federation of Government Employees, the largest federal employee union representing for federal and D.C. government workers, is answering questions for its members regarding the 2017 pay raise.
On its website this week, AFGE posted some of the most common questions the federal workforce might have regarding the 2.1 percent, answered by their own policy experts.
There are seven questions the union answered, but also offered members the opportunity to write in to experts for additional questions.
“AFGE has been at the forefront of fighting for and winning fair compensation for federal employees,” the union said on its website, “adding, “We fought to end the pay freezes. We fought for locality pay increases. We fought for a meaningful raise."