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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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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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AFGE Local 1633 President Anthony McCray Talks About the Department of Veterans Affairs

AFGE Local 1633 President Anthony McCray with the Department of Veterans Affairs discusses the importance of supporting our nation’s veterans.

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Pay and Benefits are Under Attack

I am a retired AFGE 3rd VP from the Albuquerque VA. The incoming 112th Congress will be the most destructive for federal employees and labor unions. This is the first time that I remember, the federal employees pay and benefits … Continue reading

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