November 9, 2020
As part of the program, case managers help participants assemble the proper paperwork to receive benefits, educate and enroll participants in existing DC employment programs, and provide training to those interested and qualified...
November 7, 2020
Today, the National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE) congratulates President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on their victory in the 2020 U.S. presidential election..."The American people have spoken through our legitimate democratic process, and it is clear they are ready for a change,” said NFFE National President Erwin.
October 23, 2020
The EO may allow political appointees to embed and hide as career employees...in the Executive Branch, and it allows the transfer of career employees into a highly vulnerable status that is subject to political coercion and intimidation.
October 23, 2020
NFFE joins with other federal labor unions in applauding the decision by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to investigate systemic racism at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
October 1, 2020
Senator Van Hollen said “I’m proud to recognize the essential contributions of federal employees and congratulate NFFE on over a century of advocating for their members. I will continue fighting alongside them to protect the merit-based civil service system from politically motivated attacks."
September 8, 2020
In yet another stunning policy move by the Trump Administration, the White House released an August 2020 presidential memorandum directing federal agencies to no longer withhold payroll taxes for federal employees.
September 7, 2020
Today, the National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE), America’s first federal employee union, announced its endorsement of Joe Biden for President of the United States. NFFE’s National Executive Committee took unanimous action this week to make the endorsement official.
July 23, 2020
The bill passed with wide bipartisan support to authorize DoD programs and policies for next year. As is tradition, the bill also included many provisions to create or realign policies pertaining to the operations of the government and the effectiveness of the federal workforce.
July 14, 2020
The 2021 NDAA as passed by the House panel includes a fix to the Federal Employee Parental Leave Act...limits the defense secretary’s authority to exclude certain categories of employees from collective bargaining rights.
June 19, 2020
National Federation of Federal Employees Local 1431, representing medical professionals at the East Orange VA Hospital are on the front lines of the COVID-19 outbreak in East Orange, New Jersey. While they remain steadfast in their commitment to caring for our nation’s sick and wounded veterans, especially during this time of crisis, many are concerned for their own health.