Inside Government - April 2nd and 9th, 2010

Thursday - 4/1/2010, 5:44pm EDT

Special Rebroadcast!

Josh Bivens
Economist, Economic Policy Institute
  • Health care legislation and its impact on the economy in the years ahead
  • Increasing job growth before tackling the federal deficit
Johnnie Walker
President, AFGE D.C. Government Local 383
  • How overpopulation at the Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services impacts violence in the District
Karen Kellen
President, AFGE Environmental Protection Agency Local 3607

Dave Christensen
Legislative Advocate, AFGE Environmental Protection Agency Local 3607

Susie Peru
Secretary-Treasurer, AFGE Department of Defense Local 2516

Mike Schnobrich
Treasurer, AFGE Bureau of Prisons Local 1302
  • A review of their most pressing issues, including widespread staffing needs, collective bargaining, and privatization