March, 2011

Thursday, March 31, 2011 - 3:25pm
by kaufft
DEFCON Chair Don Hale, Vice Chair Patty Viers and Marine Corps Caucus Chair Brian Leonard were featured on AFGE's "Inside Government" radio show on March 25.The DEFCON leaders discussed AFGE's recent decision to withdraw from labor-management discussions...
Friday, March 18, 2011 - 3:26pm
by kaufft
WASHINGTON – The American Federation of Government Employees appreciates the Army’s decision to halt the illegal conversion of civilian work to private contractors but remains concerned about other potential outsourcing efforts, AFGE National President...
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 - 4:53pm
by kaufft
WASHINGTON – Leaders from the Defense Department’s largest union, the American Federation of Government Employees, announced today that they are withdrawing from labor-management discussions on changes to the Pentagon’s civilian personnel system in...
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 - 1:11pm
by kaufft
The Senate Appropriations subcommitee on Defense held its first hearing of the 112th Congress on March 1. The main focus of the hearing was how a long-term continuing resolution would harm Department of Defense operations.Defense Deputy Secretary William...