Tag Archives: VA

Superstorm Sandy aftermath updates from VA and BOP

Veterans Affairs Due to storm damage, the Manhattan VA Medical Center will be closed for the rest of the year resulting in VA workers being forced to use heroic efforts to get to work. George Jones, President of AFGE Local … Continue reading

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AFGE VA Local 1843 President Kelvin Flannery Discusses Challenges Facing the VA

AFGE VA Local 1843 President Kelvin Flannery discusses the negative impact of budget cuts on the Department of Veterans Affairs and how it affects the agency’s ability to attract and retain the best talent.

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AFGE VA Local 31 Secretary-Treasurer Darlene Estell Voices Her Concerns With Budget Cuts

AFGE VA Local 31 Secretary-Treasurer Darlene Estell talks about the impact of budget cuts and pay freezes on rank and file government employees.

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In Support of National Nurses Week We Highlight AFGE Nurses!

Ravonne Pleasant Registered Nurse | AFGE Local 96 Ravonne Pleasant is a registered nurse for the VA and a member of AFGE Local 96 in St. Louis, MO. Pleasant began her nursing career in 1993 as a licensed practical nurse … Continue reading

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AFGE Local 1822 President Fredna White Discusses Commitment to Veterans

AFGE Local 1822 President Fredna White, with the Department of Veterans Affairs, discusses the impact of the government shutdown in the mid 1990s, why she joined the public sector and the importance of the US as a global leader.

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AFGE Veterans Affairs Local 331 President Wayne Marion Addresses Federal Employee Pay

AFGE Local 331 President Wayne Marion, with the Department of Veterans Affairs, addresses the misinformation related to federal employee pay.

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AFGE Veterans Affairs Local 3344 President Colleen Evans Voices Her Concerns About The Pay Freeze

AFGE Veterans Affairs Local 3344 President Colleen Evans voices her concerns about the federal pay freeze and its effects on working families.

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