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Call Your Senators – Urge Them to STOP THE SHUTDOWN

You can support IFPTE members and federal employees affected by the shutdown by calling your Senators and urging them to vote to end the shutdown before they consider any other business.

We want to work! #StopTheShutdown

This unnecessary Government Shutdown is impacting the lives of 800,000 dedicated federal workers, through no fault of their own. IFPTE and the labor movement has gathered a host of resources to assist our brothers and sisters needlessly impacted by this political travesty. Read more >

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On this MLK Day nearly 1 million workers go without pay - IFPTE urges Congress to end the shutdown

In a letter to congressional leadership, IFPTE writes that, "The only solution to this sad situation is for Congress to pass a bill to open the government first, and then negotiate over border security second."

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IFPTE Warns Congress That the New NAFTA Agreement Falls Short

As the new 116th Congress continues to finalize key committee assignments, IFPTE sent a letter to leaders of the House Ways and Means and Senate Finance Committees this week regarding the United States, Mexico and Canada trade agreement (USMCA).

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All Politics Are Local

In response to this unnecessary shutdown, IFPTE Eastern Federal Vice President Gay Henson penned a letter to Senate Leader Mitch McConnell reminding him that 'federal employees do live in Kentucky'.

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If You're a Republican Senator From a NASA State, IFPTE and AFGE Have Some Advice for You

As the Republican controlled Senate refuses to consider bills to reopen the government, IFPTE warns those with NASA centers in their states that they must, “end the shutdown now, and “not sit on the sidelines during this pointless and cruel shutdown.” Read more...

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Sunday, February 03, 2019 - Friday, February 08, 2019
IFPTE Legislative Advocacy Conference

The IFPTE Legislative Advocacy Conference will be held February 3-8, 2019, at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC.

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - Wednesday, February 27, 2019 (02:00 pm - 03:00 pm)
IFPTE Women's Solidarity Network Women & Unions Int'l Conference Call Series

Let's move in solidarity against bullying and hostile work environments.

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