The National Treasury Employees Union, the second largest federal labor organization, will soon have a new president. Here are the words of Daris Boggs, one of four candidates.
Colleen M. Kelley talks about victories for federal employees and frustrations during her 16 years as president of the National Treasury Employees Union before she retires next week.
Democrats, including those in the White House, now are standing up for federal workers through measures.
Democrats fought legislation approved in the House Wednesday that would cut due process rights for VA employees, unlike last year when they, Democrats, including President Obama, largely did not oppose last year’s hit on workplace protections for VA senior executives.
A new report indicates that congressional employees complain of harassment and hostile work environment far more than any other issue. Disparate treatment is in second place. Together they account for almost half of the complaints to the congressional Office of Compliance.
The House approved legislation that would cut appeal rights for Department of Veterans Affairs employees facing dismissal or demotion and facilitate the firing of new VA staffers.
The Congressional Research Service report sheds more light on the breadth and depth and danger of the cyber theft of personal data belonging to more than 20 million federal employees, contractors, job candidates and their families.
Workers at the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Internal Revenue Service and the Defense Department.
Democrats and unions oppose controversial civilian employee provisions of the Defense authorization bill.
The U.S. government’s need for technology has gotten much more attention than the need for cyber experts to run it.