11
OCT
2013

AFGE Guidance – Shutdown / Lockout 2013

AFGE Guidance Official Time and the Government Shutdown / Lockout 2013 AFGE’s position on official time during the government shutdown is very different from the guidelines published by the Office of Personnel Management (“OPM”), in its Shutdown Guidance dated Septem
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18
MAR
2013

Sequester of Fools

Sequester of Fools By PAUL KRUGMAN Originally posted at http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/22/opinion/krugman-sequester-of-fools.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss&_r=0&pagewanted=print They’re baaack! Just about two years ago, Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson, the co-chairmen of the
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18
MAR
2013

6 Ways the Sequester Will Mess Up the Environment National parks, food inspection, and clean-energy development are just a few of the programs that will take a major hit. By Zaineb Mohammed | Wed Feb. 27, 2013 11:12 AM PST Originally posted at http://www.motherjones.com/print/217256 U
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18
MAR
2013

The Sequester, Explained

The Sequester, Explained With sequestration upon us, here’s a handy breakdown of what to expect. By Kevin Drum | Fri Mar. 1, 2013 4:06 AM PST Originally posted at http://www.motherjones.com/print/217406 Today is Sequestration Day! To celebrate, all of your most burning sequestra
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