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

Hiring freeze result of Trump team's review of federal agencies

– 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