Tune in now to AFGE’s “Inside Government” as the union’s members share their stories working on the front lines in the Department of Veterans Affairs. The show, which originally aired on Friday, Dec. 6, is now available on demand.
AFGE VA Local 903 Chief Steward Donald White, who works at the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital in Columbia, Mo., discussed the fight for equality for all employees and the union’s response to mandatory overtime in the VA.
Geddes Scott, executive vice president of AFGE VA Local 1988, the addressed the personal connection VA caregivers feel toward their patients and efforts to organize and mobilize members at the local level.
Lastly, Vietnam Veterans of America Policy and Government Affairs Executive Director Rick Weidman detailed mental health concerns for veterans returning home from combat and legislation designed to assist veterans in need.
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