Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Md.) addresses the dangers of cutting public services – February 17th, 2012

Special presentation from AFGE’s annual Legislative and Grassroots Mobilization Conference

Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Md.)

  • The danger of cutting public services to the American people
  • Balancing the federal budget
  • The latest on health care reform

John Gage
AFGE National President

  • Highlights from AFGE’s Legislative and Grassroots Mobilization Conference
  • Federal employees’ continued dedication to their jobs
  • The union’s 2012 legislative agenda

Paul Ferris
President, AFGE Department of Defense Local 2516

  • Continuing to care for veterans returning home from combat
  • The need to properly staff medical facilities that care for military personnel

Wade Henderson
President and CEO, Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

  • Fighting for voter protections
  • The labor movement’s role in advancing civil and human rights