by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 07, 2019

Dave: People Impacted by Trump's Government Lockout

We tend to forget that the 800,000 who are affected by this lockout didn’t ask for this and they are real people. The government shutdown is entering its third week. This Friday will be the...

by Brian Young | on Jan 02, 2019

Government Employees Sue Trump Over Shutdown

Thanks to the temper tantrum that Trump is throwing over the Republican Congress refusing to fund his stupid wall, 380,000 federal employees have been locked out of their jobs and another 420,000...

by Guest Post | on Oct 23, 2018

Equal Pay for Equal Work at the VA

For the last four years, the union representing workers at the Department of Veterans Affairs at the Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System has been fighting for their female physicians to...

by Guest Post | on Sep 25, 2018

Trump's Betsy DeVos in Hot Water Over Workplace Rights

Three U.S. Senators are calling on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to stop denying workplace rights and protections to nearly 4,000 Department of Education employees who are represented by the...

by Guest Post | on Aug 27, 2018

Federal Court to Trump: You Broke Labor Law

In a landmark decision, a federal judge has ruled that President Trump violated the U.S. Constitution and laws providing checks and balances in the federal government by attempting to deny more than...

by Brian Young | on Jul 26, 2018

DeVos and Trump Charged with Union Busting

The ongoing saga between the Trump administration and the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) took another turn this week when the Education Department and anti-union Secretary Betsy...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 24, 2018

Mitchell: The Mad Man Training Trump to Destroy Unions

Once again Trump has proven that his goal is to destroy unions. The billionaire, who has said that he will sign a national right to work law and is waging an open war with federal workers and their...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 20, 2018

Republicans Vote to Freeze Federal Wages

On Thursday, the House of Representatives voted on a spending bill that would institute a wage freeze on federal civilian workers in 2019. The vote is an endorsement of Trump’s earlier proposal...

by Guest Post | on Jun 25, 2018

Union Sues Trump...Again

The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) has filed a second lawsuit challenging two executive orders issued by President Trump that would curtail the rights of federal workers....

by Guest Post | on Jun 10, 2018

Union Says No More Immigration Arrests

As the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) continues to grapple with understaffing and further cuts, five federal prisons are beginning to receive more than 1,600 ICE detainees. The massive influx of both...

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