AFGE members share front-line stories from the VA - December 6, 2013 and December 14, 2013

Wednesday - 12/4/2013, 1:53pm EST

(From Top to Bottom) Geddes Scott, Rick Weidman
Donald White

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Geddes Scott

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Rick Weidman

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Special Rebroadcast

Donald White
Chief Steward, AFGE VA Local 903
  • Fighting for equality for all VA employees
  • The union's response to mandatory overtime in the VA
  • Issues facing workers at the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital in Columbia, Mo.

Geddes Scott
Executive Vice President, AFGE VA Local 1988
  • The personal connection VA caregivers feel toward their patients
  • Organizing and mobilizing members at the local level

Rick Weidman
Executive Director for Policy and Government Affairs, Vietnam Veterans of America
  • Mental health concerns of veterans returning home from combat
  • Advocating for legislation to help veterans