News articles for American Federation of Government Employees:
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Video: Border Patrol Agents Put in Harm's Way Every Day
WASHINGTON, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Like most law enforcement officers, Border Patrol agents don't know what's in store for them when they head out to work each day. But for agents stationed along the southern U.S. border, the job is especially dangerous.
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014
AFGE requests CDC guidance to protect all public safety workers from Ebola
WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees is calling on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to issue guidelines to protect public safety and law enforcement workers who are most likely to come in contact with people infected with Ebola.
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Thursday, October 9, 2014
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Friday, June 6, 2014
VA Employees' Union Cautiously Optimistic on Bipartisan Veterans Care Bill
WASHINGTON, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) expressed cautious optimism about recently announced legislation aimed at improving staffing and addressing wait times at Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical facilities. AFGE also applauds provisions to extend advance appropriations to the full ... read more