Inside Government – April 10, 2009

Mark Gibson
AFGE, Labor Relations Specialist

  • The proposed DoD budget, which would call for fewer private contractors and more federal workers
  • How the budget impacts AFGE members

Barbara Palmer
Author, “Breaking the Political Glass Ceiling: Women and Congressional Elections”

  • A closer look at why it has taken so long for women to be integrated into Congress
  • How redistricting affects women congressional candidates
  • How media outlets cover women in Congress

Virginia Hemingway
President, AFGE DoD Local 2433

Sign up for the online chat with Air Force Deputy CIO Bill Marion II on May 9, at 10 a.m. (EDT).

  • Domestic partner benefits for federal employees