Staffing and funding shortages plaguing Federal Bureau of Prisons – November 11th, 2011

Dale Deshotel
President, AFGE Council of Prison Locals

  • Equal Employment Opportunity retaliation concerns at the Bureau of Prisons
  • Consequences of inadequate staffing and funding at BOP

John Garvey
President, AFGE General Services Administration Local 2275

  • The importance of the labor movement

Mike Guerrissi
President, AFGE Bureau of Reclamation Local 1978

  • Working to ensure fairness in the workplace

Vernon Steed
President, AFGE Nellis Air Force Base Local 1199

  • Securing collective bargaining rights for all workers

We’ll also have a special report from Occupy Oakland and AFGE’s recent rally to support Social Security Administration workers!