AFGE

  • Inside Government – October 24th, 2008

    John Gage Karen White Bryan Lowry

  • What AFGE Wants

    All this week on FederalNewsRadio, we’ve been exploring what the election of Barack Obama will mean to the federal government. Today, FederalNewsRadio’s Max Cacas reached out to John Gage, president of the American Federation of…

  • Increased Safety for Prison Guards

    The death of Jose Riveria, a federal correctional officer who was killed in the line of duty at the United States Penitentiary in Atwater, Calif. June 20, 2008, brings more attention to AFGE’s contention that…

  • Inside Government – March 6th, 2009

    Carol Waller Pope FLRA Acting Chairwoman

    Mark Roth AFGE General Counsel

    Jim Aldridge President of AFGE’s Law Enforcement Council

    Don Drewett Vice president of AFGE Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Local 3860

  • Inside Government- May 15th, 2009

    Don Hale AFGE DEFCON Chair

    Jacque Simon AFGE Public Policy Director Scott Eblin President, The Eblin Group Heidi Shierholz Economist, Economic Policy Institute

  • Inside Government – June 19th, 2009

    Matthew Brooks President, AFGE Local 527 (U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement)

    Rick Perlstein Author, ”Nixonland: The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America” Gloria Totten President, Progressive Majority Dean Baker Co-director, Center for Economic and Policy Research

  • AFGE speaks out against NSPS

    Big changes may be underway for the National Security Personnel System. The Defense Business Board stopped short of eliminating pay for performance, but it feels a lot of changes need to be made if the…

  • Inside Government – July 24th, 2009

    Phil Glover AFGE Council of Prison Locals Legislative Coordinator

    Terry Rosen AFGE Labor Relations Specialist

    Perry Hooks President, Hooks Book Events

    Jeff Goldman Executive Director of Government Programs, Kaiser Permanente

  • Inside Government – August 7th, 2009

    Michael D. Yates Author of ”Why Unions Matter”

    Elise Gould Director of Health Policy Research, Economic Policy Institute

    Tom Webb President, AFGE SSA Local 3615

  • AFGE re-elects Gage as national president

    John Gage has been sworn in for a third term as president of the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), the nation’s largest union representing federal and DC government employees.