November 18, 2019
Congressional leaders have agreed to pass a short-term funding bill to keep the government running until Dec. 20 to avoid a government shutdown.
AFGE District 11 represents workers in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Colorado, Guam, Okinawa, Utah, and Wyoming.
The Eleventh District has transformed into a leading district in political and legislative action. We have grown the membership over 50% and tripled PAC and LEAF contributions. We are committed to building Local Leadership, Membership, Legislative and Political Action, Stronger Community Relationships, and a bigger stronger AFGE at all levels.
In an open letter to SSA Commissioner Andrew Saul published in the Baltimore Sun, AFGE Council 220 called on the agency to reopen the labor-management contract and treat workers with respect.
AFGE’s communications team has won four labor media awards in the 2019 International Labor Communications Association’s Labor Media Contest!