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NFFE Forest Service Members Volunteer and Deploy to Help Australia Fight Wildland Fires
U.S. Forest Service employee and NFFE Local 2086 member Brian Stearns received the call to deploy to Australia to assist overwhelmed firefighters who are fighting one of the worst wildland fires to ever hit the continent. Brian didn’t have to go. He wanted to go.   : : MORE

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What a Week! Big Wins, Strange Defeats, a Pay Raise, And a Bill to Fund the Government for FY 2020
While juggling the demands of impeachment, Congress managed to get full-year funding for FY 2020 done and pass the critical 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
News Item  ·  National Federation of Federal Employees  ·  Dec 19, 2019

Join the NFFE VA Lawsuit Now
In November 2019, NFFE-IAM joined with Snider & Associates, LLC, to file a class action lawsuit on behalf of the Registered Nurses (RN) at Northport VA Medical Center in Northport, New York, who were forced to work through their 30-minute unpaid meal period to staffing shortages and workload.
News Item  ·  National Federation of Federal Employees  ·  Dec 13, 2019

OPM-GSA Merger Stopped in Congress, Is NFFE a Trump-Whisperer?
Earlier this year, the Trump administration unveiled a proposal to break apart the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM), sending its operational parts to the General Services Administration and its policy arm to White House Executive Offices. NFFE and other labor unions heavily criticized the proposal as a frivolous move without a plan.
News Item  ·  National Federation of Federal Employees  ·  Dec 12, 2019


Press Releases

NFFE President Erwin Implores Congress to Pass Paid Parental Leave for Federal Workers in 2020 NDAA
Washington, D.C. – Today, the National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE) National President Randy Erwin joined members of Congress to appeal to Senate Republicans to pass a provision allowing 12 weeks of paid leave for federal employees to care for a new foster child, an adopted child,...
Press Release  ·  Dec 10, 2019

VA Med Center Response to Noose ‘Prank’ Overlooked Impact on Staff, says NFFE President
Today, the National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE) speaks out against the muted response by Overton Brooks VA Medical Center officials in Shreveport, Louisiana after a brown horse or donkey doll was discovered hanging from a noose in a staff-only area of the facility.
Press Release  ·  Nov 8, 2019