Inside Government – April 1st, 2011

Witold Skwierczynski
President, AFGE National Council of SSA Field Operations Locals

– Recent rallies to protest Social Security Administration budget cuts
– An update on contract negotiations with SSA management
– The impact staffing cuts have on SSA’s ability to serve the public

David Wright
President, AFGE Federal Protective Service Local 918

– The story behind a recent bombing attempt at the McNamara Federal Building in Detroit
– Seeking congressional support to federalize private security contractors
– Inadequate training of private security contractors and the impact on public safety


Dr. Fredrick Snow
President, Grantham University

– Tuition discounts and scholarships available to AFGE members and their families
– The benefits of online learning
– New Grantham University degree programs