October 25, 2021
The Biden administration has directed federal agencies to take concrete steps to help bolster union membership in the federal government.
AFGE discovered an error for the AFGE benefits telephone number on the temporary membership card offered to members through the AFGE website. The correct benefits line number is 888-844-AFGE (2343). The number has been corrected on the temporary online membership card.
Permanent membership cards sent through the mail do NOT contain an error. Only if you have printed a temporary card from the AFGE website, please discard it. You may reprint a temporary card or request a permanent card by going to www.afge.org, logging in, and visiting MyProfile. We apologize for the inconvenience.
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In the most recent negotiation between the Department of Education and AFGE Local 252, which represents Department of Education employees nationwide, the agency has agreed to vastly expand its telework program.