Inside Government – February 25th, 2011

J. David Cox
AFGE National Secretary-Treasurer

  • Unions coming together in support of collective bargaining rights for Wisconsin’s public workers
  • How a federal government shutdown would impact public services
  • Upcoming union election at the Transportation Security Administration

Tom Scott
President, AFGE Local 987

  • OSHA citations at Robins Air Force Base due to employee exposure to toxic chemicals

Michael Freeman
President, AFGE VA Local 498

  • Impact of budget cuts on services provided at the Department of Veterans Affairs

Richard Gennetti
Chief Steward, AFGE SSA Local 2006

  • SSA employees’ mission to serve the public despite limited resources and staffing