AFGE responds to GAO report on federal prison overcrowding – September 21st, 2012

Dale Deshotel
President, AFGE Council of Prison Locals

  • Analysis of GAO report that studied the impact of overcrowding in federal prisons
  • Dangers overcrowding poses to staff and surrounding community

J. David Cox
AFGE National President

  • Reaction to the Democratic Party platform
  • Importance of labor organizing and collective bargaining

Mark Shriver
Senior Vice President of U.S. Programs, Save the Children
Author, “A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, Sargent Shriver”

  • His dedication to early childhood education
  • An inside look at his book and the impact his father had on his life

Bob Weiner
Former Clinton White House Spokesman

  • The benefits of Social Security and Medicare to the American people
  • The value of public employees and federal workers