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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...

Welcome to the new AFEU website.

Welcome to the new AFEU website.

Welcome to your union’s website! Wanna know what’s going on at Ames Research Center? This is a good place to...

IFPTE Selects New Essay Scholarship Award Winners

IFPTE Selects New Essay Scholarship Award Winners

AFEU’s parent union, the International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers (IFPTE) has selected the winners of the 2015 Dominick D....

What Does the Newby Island Worker’s Case Mean for Silicon Valley Employees?

What Does the Newby Island Worker’s Case Mean for Silicon Valley Employees?

On the 27th of August, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ruled that companies couldn’t avoid responsibility to employees by...

Google Express Employees Unionize

Google Express Employees Unionize

Google Express employees in Silicon Valley just joined ranks with Facebook, Apple, Yahoo, eBay, Zynga, Genentech, Amtrak and Evernote.  All...

AFEU Goes to Washington

AFEU Goes to Washington

Ah, the District of Columbia in springtime!  That precious time between dreary D.C. winter and humidity-filled summer!  Cherry-blossom season!  Except...

Media Link: Morning Edition — Federal workers head back to work….

Media Link: Morning Edition — Federal workers head back to work….

http://www.npr.org/2013/10/17/235970384/government-workers-must-get-the-wheel-turning-again

Media Link: Federal workers head back to work as government reopens

Media Link: Federal workers head back to work as government reopens

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/10/17/236124285/federal-workers-head-back-to-work-as-government-reopens