Inside Government – January 7th, 2011

U.S. Rep. John Sarbanes (D-Md.)

  • Details of the Telework Enhancement Act of 2010, which President Obama recently signed into law
  • How the telework program will enhance productivity in the federal government

Arnold Scott
AFGE 6th District National Vice President

  • Working to secure collective bargaining rights for all VA employees
  • An update on AFGE’s fight against firings at the Defense Finance and Accounting Service due to low credit scores

Bill Wetmore
AFGE National Veterans Affairs Council 3rd Executive Vice President

  • The National VA Council’s successful organizing efforts in 2010
  • The Council’s training and education programs

William “B.J.” Ocker
AFGE National VA Council 1st District Representative

  • The need for strong labor-management partnerships