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House NDAA amendment preemptively blocks some DoD furloughs

A proposed amendment to the House version of the annual bill setting policy for the Defense Department would preemptively protect DoD employees paid through working-capital funds from potential furloughs. The measure was introduced Monday by Reps. Tom Cole (R-Okla.) and Derek Kilmer (D-Wash.).

Tags: House , Congress , DoD , furloughs , Derek Kilmer , Jack Moore

Tuesday - 05/20/2014, 04:00pm EDT

AFGE members take action during Legislative Conference - February 14, 2014 and February 21, 2014

This week on AFGE's "Inside Government" attendees of the union's annual Legislative and Grassroots Mobilization Conference discuss critical issues facing federal employees. Guests include Washington, D.C., Mayor Vincent Gray, Reps. Tom Cole (Okla.) and Chris Van Hollen (Md.), and the Rev. Terry Melvin, president of the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists. AFGE Council of Prison Locals Western Regional Vice President Michael Meserve also appears.

Tags: AFGE , Inside Government , workforce , Vincent Gray , Chris Van Hollen , Rev. Terry Melvin , Michael Meserve

Wednesday - 02/12/2014, 02:53pm EST
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AFGE leader vows fight over pay, retirement benefits

After playing defense for much of last year the largest federal-employee union is ready to play offense. American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox gave a fiery speech at the union's annual legislative and grassroots mobilization conference in Washington. Also addressing the AFGE crowd were lawmakers from both sides of the aisle.

Tags: workforce , pay and benefits , retirement , AFGE , J. David Cox , Chris Van Hollen , Tom Carper , Jack Moore

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 09:36am EST

House votes to block contractor disclosure

Three members of the House and four members of the Senate introduce companion pieces of legislation to head off the White House's draft executive order requiring contractors to disclose political contributions.

Tags: contracting , industry , Susan Collins , Mitch McConnell , Lamar Alexander , Rob Portman , Darrell Issa , Sam Graves , White House , political contributions , executive order , PSC , Stan Soloway , Jason Miller

Friday - 05/27/2011, 07:53am EDT

House Budget members update on budget talks

Tom Cole (R-Okla.) and Earl Blumenauer (D-Oreg.), both members of the House Budget Committee, reflect on budget talks so far.

Tags: Earl Blumenauer , budget , shutdown , House Budget Committee , Congress , In Depth

Friday - 04/08/2011, 06:15pm EDT
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