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NASA Centers as FFRDCs? White House Proposes a Massive Reorganization of Federal Agencies

NASA Centers as FFRDCs? White House Proposes a Massive Reorganization of Federal Agencies

  06.21.18 — The White House has just announced a massive reorganization of Federal  Agencies, including NASA. See the GovExec...

President Trump signs Executive Orders adversely affecting  Federal Employees and their Unions – Update 6/20/18

President Trump signs Executive Orders adversely affecting Federal Employees and their Unions – Update 6/20/18

Update: Wednesday 6/20/18 (Keep watching this blog post for expected updates on new related Executive Orders coming soon.) Late Friday afternoon,...

Legislative Alert!

Legislative Alert!

   Legislative Alert: President’s FY19 Budget Proposal —  Proposals in the President’s proposed FY19 budget underscore the need for the...

President’s (B)Log #1 – Stardate 2018.01

President’s (B)Log #1 – Stardate 2018.01

New Employee Orientation. On 3/1/18, AFEU President David Schwenke attended the NASA Ames “New Employee Orientation” attended by approx. 75...

Hatch Act and Social Media – Update Feb. 2018

Hatch Act and Social Media – Update Feb. 2018

In February 2018, the U.S. Office of Special Counsel (OSC) updated its guidance regarding when federal employees’ use of social...

Response to the President’s FY19 NASA Budget

Response to the President’s FY19 NASA Budget

AFEU and IFPTE believe that there is a lot of room for improvement in the President’s proposed budget. The budget...

Shutdown!!  Here we are again.

Shutdown!! Here we are again.

  Deja vu. Hard to believe we are here again.  Need a reminder? Here is a link to the CBS...

AFEU Legislative Call to Action!!!!

AFEU Legislative Call to Action!!!!

From: Matt Biggs <mbiggs@ifpte.org> To: Matt Biggs <mbiggs@ifpte.org> Sent: Monday, December 18, 2017 8:53 AM Subject: Legislative Alert/call to Action...

2018 Civil Servant Pay Raise Announced

2018 Civil Servant Pay Raise Announced

2018 pay raise set to 1.4% COLA, 0.5% (average) locality pay (1.9% total) In all likelihood, given past adjustments, the...

AFEU President Stone Letter to ARC Center Director Tu

AFEU President Stone Letter to ARC Center Director Tu

  Things Center management could do now to address employee concerns   From:  “Stone, Leland S. (ARC-TH)” Date: Thursday, August 24, 2017...