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AFEU on Capitol Hill

AFEU on Capitol Hill

Stone and Hamilton Visit Capitol Hill Lee Stone, Western Federal Area VP/IFPTE Local 30 President, and George Hamilton, NASA Council...

Long-time AFEU Member Dr. Walt Johnson retirement send-off

Long-time AFEU Member Dr. Walt Johnson retirement send-off

Long-time AFEU Member, Dr. Walt Johnson (Code TH, Human-Systems Integration Division), had a few high-placed dignitaries drop by his recent...

AFEU-Secured Menlo Survey Federal Credit Union (MSFCU) Emergency (ASMSE) Loan Program

AFEU-Secured Menlo Survey Federal Credit Union (MSFCU) Emergency (ASMSE) Loan Program

Recently, AFEU worked with Menlo Survey Federal Credit Union (MSFCU, https://www.menlosurveyfcu.com/), USGS’s credit union, to allow NASA employees to become...

AFEU Chili

AFEU Chili

We had so much fun talking to you at the Chili Cookoff yesterday. For those that asked, here is the...

Federal Employees Will Pay More in Health Care Costs in 2016

Federal Employees Will Pay More in Health Care Costs in 2016

Federal employees (and retirees) will pay an average of 7.4% more for our Federal Employee Health Benefits.  According to an...

OPM breach – freeze your credit?

OPM breach – freeze your credit?

I’ve frozen my credit, given the severity of the OPM breach and given where I am in my life. This...

OPM Breach and cybersecurity legislation

OPM Breach and cybersecurity legislation

Sen. Ron Wyden has some wise words about cybersecurity legislation given the OPM breach: Let’s cut to the end of...

New Bill Could Give Federal Employees Up to 6 Weeks of Parental Leave

New Bill Could Give Federal Employees Up to 6 Weeks of Parental Leave

From NFFE: “Under a new bill introduced in the Senate on Tuesday afternoon, federal employees would receive six weeks of...

Media Link, IFPTE:  A Labour Day Message from IFPTE President Junemann

Media Link, IFPTE: A Labour Day Message from IFPTE President Junemann

Dear Sisters and Brothers, As we, in Canada and the United States, observe Labour Day 2015, we are reminded to...

OPM Identity Theft Protection News

OPM Identity Theft Protection News

Dear Ames Federal Employees: Your union is still monitoring and advocating on your behalf for the OPM Security Breach. We...